Cleveland State University head men’s basketball coach Dennis Gates announced his coaching staff this afternoon with the additions of Rob Summers, Dru Joyce III and Ryan Sharbaugh as assistant coaches, Chase Goldstein as the director of operations, Dickey Nutt as the special assistant to the head coach for student-athlete development and Sean Sims as the video coordinator.
The Cleveland State Department of Athletics had another excellent year in competition, in the classroom and in the community during 2018-19, highlighted by Horizon League Championships and numerous academic and athletic honors.
Cleveland State University Director of Athletics Scott Garrett is excited to name Florida State University men’s basketball assistant coach Dennis Gates as the Vikings’ head men’s basketball coach. Gates, one of the most highly regarded young assistants in college basketball, brings to CSU a track-record of highly accomplished recruiting and student-athlete development success.
Cleveland State men’s tennis head coach Brian Etzkin announced the addition of Kade Mindry to the Viking lineup for the upcoming spring season Thursday afternoon, with Mindry set to join the Vikings in January as a midyear enrollee.
Cleveland State senior Anton Krecic (Columbia Station, Ohio / St. Edward) was named a Srixon/Cleveland Golf All-America Scholar for Division I the Golf Coaches Association of America announced on Wednesday.
Cleveland State women’s basketball head coach Chris Kielsmeier completed his staff for the upcoming 2019-20 season Tuesday, as Lauren Bornstein will be joining the Vikings as the Director of Basketball Operations and Celia Kline joins CSU as the Graduate Manager.
For the second straight year Nico Mostardi was tabbed the Horizon League Men’s Tennis Player of the Year, becoming the first Viking to be a two-time honoree and the sixth league player to earn multiple Player of the Year accolades.
Cleveland State track and field head coach Madeleine Outman Carleton announced the incoming class for the 2019-20 season Monday morning, with five sprinters, two middle-distance and three distance runners joining the Vikings for the upcoming year.
Sophomore Anna Brandt paced the Vikings at the 2018 Horizon League Championship last fall, placing third overall to notch Cleveland State’s highest individual finish in program history at the #HLXC Championship.