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ETSU Track and Field names Sunquist new assistant
Wednesday, September 24, 2008
Sunquist brings an excellent track record to the Buccaneer program, both as a coach and an athlete. The
"Eli stood out from the entire applicant pool and is a really good fit for our program," said
During his time competing for the 49er track and field team, Sunquist built quite an impressive resume in the triple jump. He was a three-time NCAA Regional Qualifier, two-time Atlantic 10 Conference medalist, named all-conference twice in Conference USA, and won a pair of A-10 team championship rings in both the indoor and outdoor season. Sunquist also shined in the classroom, where he was named to the US Track & Field Coaches All-Academic Team and was also on the Dean's List.
In May, Sunquist received his Master of Arts Degree in Liberal Studies from
Sunquist is member of the National Pole Vault Coaches Association and United States Track & Field and Cross Country Association. He and his wife Tara, a former UNF volleyball standout, reside in
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