Natalie Richardson joins the Manchester University athletic department as the assistant cross country and track & field coach. Richardson began her employment with the Spartans on Monday March 18, 2019.
This spring, Richardson helped the MU outdoor track & field teams to third-place finishes at the 2019 HCAC Outdoor Track and Field Championships. As assistant coach, Richardson will have an integral role in assisting with all aspects of the cross country and track and field programs and will assist with the instruction of Spartan student-athletes. Her duties also entail assisting with the organization and implementation of recruiting efforts.
Natalie arrives in North Manchester after serving as the assistant coach for cross country and track & field at Lincoln College in Lincoln, Illinois. During her three years with the Statesmen, Richardson coached athletes that broke 16 Top 5 marks in the school's record books. Natalie also served as the graduate assistant cross country and track & field coach at Western Illinois for two seasons. Richardson earned a bachelor of arts in communications from Hiram College in Ohio in 2013. She graduated with a master of arts in communications from Western Illinois in 2016.
* Last Updated - June 17, 2019