Staff Directory

Name Title Phone Email
Steven Rackley Athletic Director rackleysp@alma.edu
Tracy Howd Athletics Secretary (989) 463-7279 howd@alma.edu
Sarah Dehring Assistant Athletic Director/Senior Women's Administrator dehringsm@alma.edu
Paul Thomas Sports Information Director (989) 463-7114 thomaspw@alma.edu
Grace Wheeler Assistant Sports Information Director (989) 463-7436 wheelergl@alma.edu
Tracy Burton Dance Team Coordinator (989) 760-1115 burtonte@alma.edu

Athletic Training

Name Title Phone Email
Brett Knight Head Athletic Trainer (989) 463-7288 knightbd@alma.edu
Brady Hopkins Assistant Athletic Trainer (989) 463-7484 hopkinsbc@alma.edu
Catherine Newman Assistant Athletic Trainer 989-463-7989 newmancj@alma.edu
Sydney Bryce Assistant Athletic Trainer 989-463-7485 brycesj@alma.edu

Baseball

Name Title Phone Email
Jake Sabol Head Baseball Coach 989-463-7017 saboljr@alma.edu
Jordan Dean Assistant Baseball Coach deanjw@alma.edu
Jordan Adams Assistant Baseball Coach adamsja@alma.edu

Bowling

Name Title Phone Email
Kyle Woodcock Head Women's Bowling Coach (989) 463-7279 woodcockkr@alma.edu

Cheerleading

Name Title Phone Email
Michelle Sabourin Head Cheerleading Coach (989) 463-7460 sabourinmm@alma.edu

Cross Country

Name Title Phone Email
Matt Chovanec Head Cross Country Coach (989) 463-7279 mchovanec@alma.edu
Gordie Aldrich Assistant Cross Country Coach (989) 463-7074 aldrich@alma.edu
James Larson Assistant Cross Country Coach larsonjn@alma.edu
Mark Ryan Assistant Cross Country Coach 989-463-7074 ryanmg@alma.edu
Adam Ryan Volunteer Assistant Cross Country Coach
Kris James Volunteer Assistant Cross Country Coach

Football

Name Title Phone Email
Greg Pscodna Head Football Coach (989) 463-7281 pscodnags@alma.edu
Drew Burton Offensive Coordinator/Offensive Line Coach (989) 463-7279 burtonda@alma.edu
RJ Chidester Co-Defensive Coordinator (989) 463-7279 chidesterrj@alma.edu
Andrew Strobel Co-Defensive Coordinator/Defensive Secondary 989-463-7459 strobelam@alma.edu
Danny Wernick Co-Offensive Coordinator/Quarterbacks Coach wernickds@alma.edu
Mark Merlo Linebackers Coach (989) 330-1735 merlome@alma.edu
Michael Allison Tight Ends Coach allisonmr@alma.edu
Eric Calhoun Defensive Line Coach (989) 463-7279 calhoun@alma.edu
Riley Fisher Running Backs Coach fisherrd@alma.edu
Matt McConnell Safeties Coach mcconnellmg@alma.edu

Men's Basketball

Name Title Phone Email
Sam Hargraves Head Men's Basketball Coach (989) 463-7106 hargravessr@alma.edu
Charlie Goffnett Assistant Men's Basketball Coach (989) 463-7449 goffnett@alma.edu
Ryan Clark Assistant Men's Basketball Coach (989) 463-7449 clarkrr@alma.edu
Wes Kartes Student Assistant Coach
Ivy Johnson Student Assistant Coach
Jason Malling Student Assistant Coach

Men's Golf

Name Title Phone Email
Charlie Goffnett Head Women's Golf Coach (989) 463-7449 goffnett@alma.edu

Men's Lacrosse

Name Title Phone Email
Michael Kinney Head Men's Lacrosse Coach (989) 463-7169 kinneymd@alma.edu
Adam Nycz Assistant Men's Lacrosse Coach (989) 463-7279 nyczal@alma.edu
Chuck Vierk Assistant Men's Lacrosse Coach vierkcv@alma.edu

Men's Soccer

Name Title Phone Email
Josh Oakley Head Men's Soccer Coach (989) 463-7352 oakleyjt@alma.edu
Alex Mattson Assistant Men's Soccer Coach (989) 463-7279 mattsonat@alma.edu

Men's Tennis

Name Title Phone Email
Chris Sandro Head Men's and Women's Tennis Coach (989) 400-6872 sandro@alma.edu

Softball

Name Title Phone Email
Denny Griffin Head Softball Coach (989) 463-7988 griffin@alma.edu
Phil Hansen Assistant Softball Coach hansen@alma.edu
Brandee West Assistant Softball Coach
Mike Doran Assistant Softball Coach

Swimming & Diving

Name Title Phone Email
Bill Copland Head Swimming and Diving Coach (989) 463-7323 coplandwl@alma.edu

Track & Field

Name Title Phone Email
Matt Chovanec Head Track and Field Coach (989) 463-7279 mchovanec@alma.edu
Gordie Aldrich Assistant Track & Field Coach 989-463-7074 aldrich@alma.edu
James Larson Assistant Track & Field Coach larsonjn@alma.edu
Kyle Payne Assistant Track & Field Coach
Mark Merlo Assistant Track & Field Coach 989-463-7019 merlome@alma.edu
Mark Ryan Assistant Track & Field Coach 989-463-7074 ryanmg@alma.edu
Stefanie Lewis Assistant Track & Field Coach
Adam Ryan Volunteer Assistant Track & Field Coach

Women's Basketball

Name Title Phone Email
Kris Johnson Head Women's Basketball Coach (989) 463-7781 johnsonkl@alma.edu
Cora Essenmacher Assistant Women's Basketball Coach (248) 752-4258 essenmacherck@alma.edu
Cory Daenzer Assistant Women's Basketball Coach (989) 463-7279
Joe Alfano Assistant Women's Basketball Coach (989) 463-7279
Kyle Hamilton Student Assistant Coach
Olivia Kirkey Student Assistant Coach

Women's Golf

Name Title Phone Email
Charlie Goffnett Head Men's and Women's Golf Coach (989) 463-7449 goffnett@alma.edu

Women's Lacrosse

Name Title Phone Email
Ashley Johnson Head Women's Lacrosse Coach 989-463-7276 johnsonaa@alma.edu
Patricia Pehnke Assistant Women's Lacrosse Coach pehnkepm@alma.edu

Wrestling

Name Title Phone Email
Todd Hibbs Head Wrestling Coach (989) 463-7962 hibbstw@alma.edu
Jeremiah Tobias Associate Head Wrestling Coach (989) 463-7962 tobiasje@alma.edu
Fletcher Roberts Assistant Wrestling Coach (989) 463-7268 robertsjf@alma.edu

Women's Soccer

Name Title Phone Email
Ashley Bingaman Head Women's Soccer Coach 989-463-7089 bingamanad@alma.edu
Meghan Gorsuch Assistant Women's Soccer Coach (989) 463-7279 gorsuchmm@alma.edu
Trish Lamberti Goalkeeping Coach lambertipo@alma.edu

Women's Tennis

Name Title Phone Email
Chris Sandro Head Men's and Women's Tennis Coach (989) 400-6872 sandro@alma.edu

Volleyball

Name Title Phone Email
Alex Leja Head Women's Volleyball Coach (989) 463-7088 lejaav@alma.edu