Track Coaches 2016

Grady O'Connor

Grady O'Connor - Director of Men's and Women's Cross Country/Track & Field 1998-present o'connorg@lanecc.edu 541-463-5550 Grady has been the Director of Men's/Women's Cross Country and Track and Field since 1998. During his tenure, he has consistently fielded one of the most competitive teams...

Mike Blackmore

Mike Blackmore- Head Cross Country/Assistant Track Coach 2012-present blackmorem@lanecc.edu 541-915-5263 Blackmore has had a positive presence in the Eugene running community going back to his days competing at the University of Oregon, where he was an NCAA All-American and sub-four minute miler,...

Travis Thompson

Travis Thompson - Associate Head Coach   Travis Thompson rejoined the Titan staff in July of 2015 as Associate Head Coach, after spending 2 years (August 2012-February 2015) as the assistant coach for the Titans, and a six month stint (February 2015-July 2015) as a...

Dan West

Dan West - Pole Vault 1988-1992, 1999-present Coach West was a four-year track letterman at Montana State University where he also acquired his B.S. in Fish and Wildlife Management.  Following his undergraduate time, he returned to MSU to work on his master’s degree and coach all the jumping...

Colin McArthur

Colin McArthur –Horizontal Jumps 2009-present Coach McArthur has been the horizontal jumps coach at Lane since 2009.  Under his direction, the horizontal jumps program has produced 6 individual NWAACC champions, 16 Junior College All-American’s, and a school-record in the women’s Triple...

Sky Short

Sky Short - Throws Coach 2012-Present

Linsey Kau

Linsey Kau - Assistant Throws Coach 2014-Present A three-sport standout student-athlete from Crow High School, Linsey excelled both on and off the field.  Linsey was the president of the local chapter of the Honors Society, garnered 1st Team All-State Honors; twice, was voted Mountain West...