Rick Doiron begins his 2nd season as the new Cross-Country Head Coach at Bay Path University. He looks to continue to work with the team that is young and eager to get itself back into the NECC Championships.
Coach Doiron comes with an expansive background in coaching cross-country runners and teams throughout his career. He began is coaching career in 1987 as Head Women's Track & Field Coach at Westfield State College and from 1987-1991 was the Head Men's Cross-country and Associate Head Track & Field Coach at Westfield State. From 2013-2015 he was the Boy's Cross-country and track & Field Coach at Westfield High School where he had 28 state qualifiers in Cross-Country and other track & field events.
Coach Doiron is a 1985 U-Mass, Amherst grad, earning a B.A. in Sports & Fitness Management and then went on to get his M. Ed. in Athletic Adminstration from Springfield College in 1992. He is a USA Track & Field Level 1 Coach, has certification as a USTFCCCA Track & Field Technical Coach and is a certifies USATF Certified track official.