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Edwin Hagans
Head Coach
7th Season

   

Edwin Hagans begins his seventh season in 2011-12 as the Lindsey Wilson College men's and women's track & field coach. Hagans also serves as the Blue Raiders men's and women's cross country coach.

The Lindsey Wilson indoor and outdoor track & field teams has been a consistent participant at the NAIA Track & Field National Championships.

During Hagans' six years, the women's track & field team has scored points in all but one indoor and one outdoor national championship. The Blue Raider women's best indoor finish came in 2009 when Lindsey Wilson finished 16th overall. Their best outdoor finish was a 20th place finish in 2011.

The Lindsey Wilson men's track & field teams have scored in all but one outdoor championship while scoring his three indoor national events. The Blue Raider indoor men's top performance came in 2009 with an 18th place finish while their best outdoor finish came in 2006 with a 20th place finish.

At the conference level, the women's track & field teams own a pair of seconds and a pair of third place finishes at the MSC Championships. The men's track & field teams have also finished second twice at the conference championships.

Hagans has been named MSC Coach of the Year in women's track & field twice and men's track & field once. He has coached 42 all-conference performers (24 men, 18 women) including a player of the year. Hagans has coached 12 men and 10 women to NAIA All-American honors.

Prior to Lindsey Wilson, Hagans served as an assistant coach in track & field at Berea College. While an assistant coach at Berea, Hagans coached six track and field national championship participants. Two became All-Americans, one was a two-time national champion, and one was an All-American in two events.

Prior to his coaching career, Hagans was a four-year letter winner in track as an undergraduate. He earned All-American honors in the 400-meter hurdles in 1995 and was selected Most Valuable Track and Field Athlete at Berea College in three of his four seasons.

Aside from his coaching, Hagans served as a professor of fitness and wellness at Eastern Kentucky University. Hagans was also a personal trainer in Orlando, Florida.

Hagans graduated from Berea in 1995 and later completed his master's degree at Eastern Kentucky University in 2003. He and his wife, Mandy, have two children, Adin and Alex.

 

Collegiate Coaching Career

Berea College: Assistant Coach (1995-2005)

Lindsey Wilson College: Head Coach (2005-11)

   

Contact Information

Office: Soccer and Track & Field Offices
Phone: 270-384-8175
Fax: 270-384-8078
Mail: 210 Lindsey Wilson Street, Columbia, KY 42728
E-Mail: haganse@lindsey.edu

   

HAGANS' CAREER NUMBERS

Year by Year at Lindsey Wilson College (Men's Track & Field)

Year

Meet Wins

Conf.

Indoor

Outdoor

Highlights

2006

0

2nd

26th

20th

MSC Coach of the Year

2007

0

2nd

DNC

23rd

 

2008

0

3rd

DNC

DNC

 

2009

0

4th

18th

58th

 

2010

0

5th

DNC

38th

 

2011

0

6th

32nd

46th

 
 

Year by Year at Lindsey Wilson College (Women's Track & Field)

Year

Meet Wins

Conf.

Indoor

Outdoor

Highlights

2006

0

2nd

23rd

DNC

MSC Coach of the Year

2007

0

2nd

23rd

47th

MSC Coach of the Year

2008

0

3rd

DNC

57th

 

2009

0

4th

16th

32nd

 

2010

0

3rd

35th

59th

 

2011

0

5th

26th

20th

 

DNC = Team did not compete

 
2011-12 Men's Track & Field Roster
#NameCl.Pos.Ht.Wt.HometownPrevious School
Jared DavenportFR  Lawrenceburg, Ky.Anderson County HS
Cody DixonSO  Lawrenceburg, Ky.Anderson County HS
Daniel FarrisFR  Louisville, Ky.Pleasure Ridge Park HS
Carl FeltnerSO  Bowling Green, Ky.
John GiddensFR  Louisville, Ky.Male HS
Ben GrahamFR  Cumberland, Ky.Harlan County HS
Jerry GrayFR  Greenville,Ky.
Benjamin JosephSO  Lawrenceburg, Ky.Anderson County HS
Joshua KlesSO  Jefferson, Ga.Jefferson HS
Matthew MattinglyFR  Gravel Switch, Ky.Marion County HS
Charlie MullennexSO  Louisville, Ky.Pleasure Ridge Park HS
J.R. NorthcuttFR  Hopkinsville, Ky.Hopkinsville HS
John QuinnFR  Clarksville, Tenn.Northeast HS
Erico SmithFR  Fisherville, Ky.Spencer County HS
Kameron SpiveyFR  Dubre, Ky.Cumberland County HS
John UpdikeFR  Lawrenceburg, Ky.Anderson County HS
Ricardo VergaraSO  Edinburg, TexasEdinburg HS
Roberto VergaraSO  Edinburg, TexasEdinburg HS
Edwin Hagans - Head Coach - 7th season
Andrew Nash - Assistant Coach - 3rd season
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