SMITHFIELD, R.I. - On Wednesday, August 16th, Bryant's Director of Cross Country/Track and Field Mitchell Switzer announced two new members joining the Bulldogs coaching staff for the upcoming 2023-24 season.
Former Babson College assistant coach, Maggie Fox, will join the Black and Gold as the new head coach of Bryant's cross country team and will also serve as an assistant coach with the track and field teams.
During her time at Babson, Coach Fox oversaw the addition of 22 new school records and helped elevate the program to new heights. When asked about what Fox will bring to Bryant, Coach Switzer said "Coach Fox's dedication towards individuals and personal connection aligns great with our goals as a program and really stood out. She not only will be great for the distance runners in our program, but a great coach for the entire team."
The Bulldogs also announced Alex Whatley will join the team as a graduate assistant. Whatley, ran for Ithaca College in cross country as well as track and field where he primarily competed in mid-distance events. The marketing and sports management major from Cockeysville, Maryland is set to pursue his MBA over his next two years with Bryant.