Dakota Steele completed his first season as assistant cross country and track & field coach in 2018-19.
During the indoor and outdoor track seasons, Steele worked primarily with Manchester’s throwers. Manchester had three throwers earn All-Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference honors in 2019. Tara Conley was the HCAC Champion in the women’s discus. Laina Boggs won the 2019 HCAC title in the women’s shot put; Boggs also earned Honorable Mention all-league honors in the javelin throw. Austin Jones earned All-HCAC Second Team honors in the women’s hammer throw in 2019.
Dakota graduated from Manchester University in 2018 with a bachelor of science degree. Steele was a former captain of the Spartans’ throws group. He registered a combined four Top 20 efforts at indoor and outdoor Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference meets.
* Last Updated - May 14, 2019