Orono, Maine -- Adam Ward, former cross country and track & field head coach at Augusta University in Augusta, Ga., has been named the head coach of the men's and women's cross country and track and field programs at the University of Maine.
"I am very excited to accept this position at the University of Maine," says Ward. "I'm thankful to Ken Ralph, Samantha Hegmann-Ward, and all of the coaches and support staff who have made my family and I feel so welcome. I'm eager to get started and I cannot wait to see what we can build at UMaine so the student-athletes, campus and alumni will be proud of our program. Go Black Bears!"