Andy Glass is in his first year with the Spartan Track and Field team. He will be the assistant coach working primarily with the athletes of the Throwing events. Previously, Glass coached at Briar Cliff University for five years where his throwing event athletes qualified for the National Championships a total of 14 times. Glass also coached 3 athletes to become All-Americans, including two men’s Javelin throwers that helped the Briar Cliff men’s team tie for 9th place at the NAIA National Championships in 2016.
Prior to his work at Briar Cliff, Glass threw at Southeast Missouri State University and was All Ohio Valley Conference a total of 10 times. He was also the 2008 OVC outdoor shot put champion helping the Redhawk’s to a men’s team Ohio Valley Conference Championship, one of two team titles that Glass was a part of.
Glass earned his Bachelor’s Degree from Southeast Missouri State University and a Master’s of Art in Human Resource Management from Briar Cliff University. He is also a USA Track and Field level 1 certified coach.