Tristen Durr enters his first season as an assistant coach with the Wilmington College track & field programs in 2019-20. He serves as the Fightin' Quakers' throwing coach.
Durr comes to Wilmington from Tiffin University where he was a two-time All-American in the Hammer Throw. Durr placed placed eighth at the 2019 NCAA Division II Outdoor Track and Field National Championship in the event and holds Tiffin's school record of 212' 6". Durr was also the 2017 Ohio Athletic Conference Champion in the Hammer Throw while attending Heidelberg University.
Durr’s list of accomplishments also includes being named All-Region four times, two-time All-OAC honoree, two-time ALL-GMAC and being an All-Ohio Champion in the Hammer Throw.
“I’ve been very impressed with the knowledge and the energy that Coach Durr has brought to our throws program at WC”, Head Track & Field Coach Ron Combs said.
Durr resides in Wilmington.