Athletics Department Announces New Coaching Positions
WILMORE, Ky. – Asbury athletics is pleased to announce the addition of four new head coaching positions starting in the 2013-14 school year. In addition to the newly announced sports of men’s and women’s lacrosse the women’s soccer and softball head coaching positions will be moved to a full-time role beginning in the summer of 2013.
Asbury currently offers 15 varsity sports and will add men’s and women’s lacrosse for the 2014-15 year. The 15 sport offerings are: baseball, men’s and women’s basketball, men’s and women’s cross country, men’s and women’s golf, men’s and women’s soccer, men’s and women’s swimming, men’s and women’s tennis and women’s volleyball. The Eagles are a member of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) and the Kentucky Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (KIAC).
All four positions will carry additional responsibilities in the Luce Center and around the athletic department in addition to coaching duties. Currently there are four coaches that are full-time with other responsibilities on campus.
Off the field Asbury is committed to uphold the NAIA’s Champions of Character program as well as a higher calling to use sports to witness the message of Jesus Christ. Asbury has recently sent teams on mission trips to Puerto Rico, Dominican Republic, South Korea and Costa Rica as well as serving the local community. On the field the Eagles have won 20 conference regular season or tournament championships since the 2009-10 season began.
The women’s soccer and softball positions are currently listed here. The lacrosse positions will be posted soon.