Northern Bedford Boys' Track & Field Preview
March 19, 2020
Head Coach: Jeff Batzel
Number of Years as Head Coach and Career Record: 38 years (Everett and NBC) 399-163 total career record (boys 172-86 in 22 seasons, girls 227-78 in 28 seasons) and 148-70 in 19 years as boys' coach at NBC
Associate Head Coach: Joe Over
League: Inter-County Conference
Last Year's Record: 10-2 overall and 10-1 in ICC and District 5 runners-up
Returning Starters: Seniors: Ian Sherlock and Josh Strayer (Distance), Tavian Walter (Jumps) Philip Kline, Cameron Newswanger, Eric Smith (Throws); Juniors: Cadin Ebersole (Sprints), Caleb Diehl (Jumps), Brady Clark (PV/Sprints), Ethan Hess (PV/Distance), Connor Laird (Distance), Ian Zimmerman (Distance), Lucas Heck (Sprints), Justin Grine (Distance), Tristin Pepple (Distance), Noah Dibert (Throws); Sophomores: RJ Gates (Hurdles), Derek Beach (Throws), Griffin Keller (Sprints), Mason Detterline (Jumps), Jay Reed (Pole Vault), Dillon Walker (Sprints)
Other Returnees: none
Newcomers: Sophomores: Remington Bowser (Throws), Cameron Clark (Distance); Freshmen: Jacob Sensenig and River Troutman (Throws), Koda Clark (Hurdles-Javelin), Daulton Dilling (Distance)
Strengths: "Distance runners from District 5 Championship cross-country team, experience in sprints and jumps."
Concerns: "Overall depth and inexperience in throws."
Overall Outlook: "We should be very competitive and in the top couple teams in the ICC and District 5 and have numerous contenders for district medals."
Assistant Coaches: Joe Over, Jerry Fabian, Chad Mickle, Barb Zanella, Shalonne Sipes, Wayne Sherlock, Corey Reffner, Blake Over