Defiance College Athletic Department
Administrative Staff
Rudy Yovich Director of Athletics (419) 783-2380
Jodie Holava Assistant Athletic Director (419) 783-2379
Michelle Trubey Administrative Assistant (419) 783-2342
Dr. Jeremy Taylor Faculty Athletic Representative (419) 783-2305
Athletic Facilities
Terry Ranes Facilities Director (419) 783-2492
Sports Information
Jeff Hoedt Sports Information Director (419) 783-2566
Megan Higdon Sports Information Graduate Assistant (419) 783-2566
TBA Sports Information Graduate Assistant (419) 783-2566
Athletic Training
Kevin Tong Head Athletic Trainer (419) 783-2340
Kathleen Westfall Associate Athletic Trainer, SWA (419) 783-2345
TBA Graduate Assistant Athletic Trainer (419) 785-2829
TBA Graduate Assistant Athletic Trainer (419) 785-2829
Baseball Coaching Staff
Derek Woodley Head Coach (419) 783-2341
Chad Newhard Assistant Coach (419) 783-2446
Scoop Miller Assistant Coach
Men's Basketball Coaching Staff
Scott Cutter Head Coach (419) 783-2346
TBA Graduate Assistant Coach (419) 783-2343
Paul Wayne Assistant Coach
Women's Basketball Coaching Staff
Jessica (Cox) Morris Head Coach (419) 783-2391
TBA Graduate Assistant Coach (419) 956-1095
Dave Etchison Assistant Coach
Men's Cross Country Coaching Staff
Ken Ciolek Head Coach (419) 783-2385
Adam Trausch Assistant Coach
Women's Cross Country Coaching Staff
Ken Ciolek Head Coach (419) 783-2385
Adam Trausch Assistant Coach
Football Coaching Staff
Casey Goff Head Coach/Defensive Coordinator/Safeties (419) 783-2432
Aaron Mershman Academic Coordinator/Offensive Line (419) 783-2583
Don Lappe Recruiting Coord./Defensive Line (419) 783-2447
Gary Yeoman Linebackers (419) 783-2583
Drew Robinson '15 Senior Student Assistant/Equipment Manager
TBA Graduate Assistant Coach
TBA Graduate Assistant Coach
Brad Camp Intern for Film and Scouting
Nick Eberly Student Manager
Men's Golf Coaching Staff
Fred Moore Head Coach (419) 785-2865
Women's Golf Coaching Staff
Kaycee Butt '11 Head Coach (419) 785-2866
Men's Soccer Coaching Staff
Jordan Valentine Head Coach (419) 783-2588
Ryan McCormack Assistant Coach (419) 576-2054
Women's Soccer Coaching Staff
Jenny Vincent Head Coach (419) 783-2475
TBA Graduate Assistant Coach (419) 980-2954
Softball Coaching Staff
Jodie Holava Head Coach (419) 783-2379
Kaycee Butt, '11 Assistant Coach (419) 785-2866
Tori Plummer, '15 Assistant Coach
Men's Tennis Coaching Staff
Tyler Ault Head Coach (419) 783-2387
John Trautman Volunteer Assistant Coach
Women's Tennis Coaching Staff
Tyler Ault Head Coach (419) 783-2387
John Trautman Volunteer Assistant Coach
Men's Track and Field Coaching Staff
Ken Ciolek Head Coach (419) 783-2385
Adam Trausch Assistant Coach
Tom Postema Assistant Coach for Throws
TBA Graduate Assistant Coach
Women's Track and Field Coaching Staff
Ken Ciolek Head Coach (419) 783-2385
Adam Trausch Assistant Coach
Tom Postema Assistant Coach for Throws
TBA Graduate Assistant Coach
Volleyball Coaching Staff
Brie Brenner Head Coach (419) 438-5823
Catherine Guido Assistant Coach (419) 576-2097
Contact Information
Phone: 419-783-2342
Fax: 419-783-2369

Defiance College Athletics
701 N. Clinton Street
Defiance, OH 43512