Staff Directory

Athletic Department Mailing Address
 
King University Athletics
1350 King College Rd
Bristol, TN 37620

Administration

Name Title Phone E-Mail
David Hicks
Athletic Director
423-652-4779 [email protected]
Shelia Crockett, '05 MBA, LAT, ATC
Head Athletic Trainer / Senior Woman Administrator / Assistant AD (Acrobatics and tumbling, women's basketball, cycling, baseball)
423-652-4762 [email protected]
George Pitts
Head Coach / Assistant Athletic Director
423-652-4781 [email protected]
Nancye Rahn
Assistant Athletic Director for External Affairs
423-652-6469 [email protected]
Bart Walker
Assistant Athletic Director for Compliance
423-652-6017 [email protected]
Dawn Regan '15, '17 MBA
Administrative Support Coordinator for Athletics & Compliance
423-652-4849 [email protected]
Scott Landis
Faculty Athletic Representative
423-652-6035 [email protected]

Athletic Training

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Shelia Crockett, '05 MBA, LAT, ATC
Head Athletic Trainer / Senior Woman Administrator / Assistant AD (Acrobatics and tumbling, women's basketball, cycling, baseball)
423-652-4762 [email protected]
Mikki Oliver '13
Assistant Athletic Trainer (women's volleyball, cross country, track and field, men's volleyball)
423-652-6337 [email protected]
Cassandra Salmen
Assistant Athletic Trainer (women's soccer, men's wrestling, cheerleading, dance, men's and women's golf)
423-652-6369 [email protected]
Rachel Martin
Assistant Athletic Trainer (women's wrestling, softball, men's and women's swimming)
423-652-6349 [email protected]
Charles Peters
Strength and Conditioning Coach

Athletic Communications

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Travis Chell
Director of Athletic Communications
423-652-6368 [email protected]
Dan Morse
Athletic Communications Graduate Assistant
423-652-6368 [email protected]

Acrobatics & Tumbling

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Miranda Merkison
Head Coach
423-652-4857 [email protected]
Kara Christian '16
Assistant Coach
423-652-4857 [email protected]

Baseball

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Blaine Brown
Head Coach
423-652-6344 [email protected]
Ross Spurgeon
Assistant Coach
[email protected]
Andrew Montague
Assistant Coach
423-652-6347 [email protected]
Caleb Abney
Assistant Coach
[email protected]

Basketball - Men

Name Title Phone E-Mail
George Pitts
Head Coach / Assistant Athletic Director
423-652-4781 [email protected]
J.T. Blair '10
Assistant Coach
423-652-4854 [email protected]
Brian Hewitt '13
Assistant Coach
423-652-6031 [email protected]

Basketball - Women

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Josh Thompson
Head Coach
423-652-4770 [email protected]
Tia Keitt '15
Assistant Coach
423-652-4770 [email protected]

Cheer

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Debbie Neilson
Head Coach
423-652-4179 [email protected]

Cross Country - Men and Women

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Desmond Pierce '15
Head Coach
423-652-6348 [email protected]
Abby Slonski
Assistant Coach
423-652-6348 [email protected]

Cycling

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Alan Sparks
Head Coach
423-652-6341 [email protected]

Dance

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Debbie Neilson
Head Coach
423-652-4179 [email protected]

Esports

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Micah Ridley
Director of Esports
423-652-6038 [email protected]

Golf - Men and Women

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Brian Kamm
Head Coach
423-652-4713 [email protected]

Soccer - Men

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Richie Rose
Head Coach
423-652-4815 [email protected]
Blake McCauley
Student Assistant Coach
423-652-4815 [email protected]

Soccer - Women

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Leah Presley
Head Coach
423-652-4704 [email protected]

Softball

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Jenn Testa '04, '05 MBA
Head Coach
423-652-6343 [email protected]
Jake Cockerham '09
Assistant Coach
423-652-4856 [email protected]

Swimming - Men and Women

Name Title Phone E-Mail
James Graves
Head Coach
423-652-6453 [email protected]

Tennis - Men and Women

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Terry Caldwell
Interim Head Coach
423-652-4868 [email protected]

Track & Field - Men and Women

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Desmond Pierce '15
Head Coach
423-652-6348 [email protected]
Abby Slonski
Assistant Coach
423-652-6348 [email protected]
Maegan Henry
Assistant Coach
423-652-6348

Volleyball - Men

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Ryan Booher '13
Head Coach
423-652-6333 [email protected]

Volleyball - Women

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Dave Ulrich
Head Coach
423-652-4342 [email protected]

Wrestling - Men and Women

Name Title Phone E-Mail
Jason Moorman
Head Coach
423-652-6346 [email protected]
Julia Salata '15
Assistant Coach
423-652-6025 [email protected]
Bryce Killian '18
Assistant Coach
423-652-6025 [email protected]