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Ron Martin
Position: Head Coach
Years Coached - 7th Season
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Head Coach Ron Martin is beginning his seventh season with Tiffin University as a distance coach. In the 6 years that Martin has coached the "TU DISTANCE CREW,",his athletes have broken 24 school records on the men's and women's side and has garnered two NCAA D-II All Americans. Chad Roberts accomplished the feat in Cross Country (28th in 31:17.4) and Jeremy Lee was 3rd at the National Track and Field Meet in the 1500 (3:51.53).

Ron taught health and physical education for 30 years. He has coached distance runners for over 30 years at 3 different high schools (Caldwell, Tiffin Columbian, and Seneca East). In cross country, Martin's athletes have compiled an overall record of 2730 Wins - 354 Losses (88.5% winning percentage). His athletes have a combined total of 28 All-Ohio honors, 8 individual State Champions, and 3 high school All-Americans. His teams have finished 1st or 2nd in the State Cross Country Meet 16 times.

In Track, Martin's distance runners have compiled 25 All-Ohio honors, 5 individual State Champions, 8 high school All-Americans, and 1 National Champion in the 5000m (15:12.7).

Ron and Bev, his wife of 32 years, are parents to 5 children (Chris, Heather, Erica, Rachel, and Rebecca).

Roster for 2011 Women's Cross Country Team
#NameCl.Pos.Ht.HometownPrevious School
1Stephanie MarkelSR Marengo OH
1Becky MillerSR Tiffin OH
2Tichelle BrantJR Canal Winchester OH
2Ashley MadisonJR Oak Harbor OH
2Carly ReeseJR Kansas OH
3Carissa CatalanoSO Broadview Heights OH
3Cassandra ConkleSO Marion OH
3Jessica CornsSO Centerville OH
3Ashley GilroySO Spencerville OH
3Ashley KemmererSO Swartz Creek MI
3Trina McKownSO Summerset OH
4Danielle BerndtFR Medina OH
4Jennifer ColoneFR Fort Wayne IN
4Jessica KernFR Delta OH
4Jamie LombardoFR Trinity OH
4Emily RichmondFR Cincinnati OH
4Samantha SmithFR Newark OH
Ron Martin - Head Coach - 7th season
Jeremy Croy - Assistant Coach
Justin Depinet - Assistant Coach