Evangel University Athletic Staff

    Welcome to the Evangel University Athletic Department Staff Directory.

    You can click on the email address of the person you would like to email or you can find their office phone extension on the right side of the page. Dial (417) 865-2815 then the extension.

    If you scroll over a staff member's name and click on the name, you can view their biographical information.

    Staff Listing
    Dr. Dennis McDonald ImageDr. Dennis McDonaldDirector of Athletics[email protected]Ext. 7285
    Phillip Dowden ImagePhillip DowdenDirector Sports Information/Events[email protected]Ext. 7260
    Steve Gause ImageSteve GauseCompliance[email protected]Ext. 7409
    Sara Underwood ImageSara UnderwoodAdministrative Assistant[email protected]7282
    Athletic Trainers
    Marisa Foltz ImageMarisa FoltzHead Athletic Trainer[email protected]Ext. 7397
    Kinsey CookGraduate Assistant[email protected]7246
    Haley Reiff ImageHaley ReiffGraduate Assistant[email protected]7246
    Sammy Fluck ImageSammy FluckGraduate Assistant[email protected]7246
    Dr. Eric Gifford ImageDr. Eric GiffordTeam Physician (non-surgical)
    Dr. Shannon Woods ImageDr. Shannon WoodsTeam Physician (non-surgical)
    Chuck Hepola ImageChuck HepolaHead Coach[email protected]
    Dennis Darnell ImageDennis DarnellOffensive Coordinator/Off. Line[email protected]417-593-0221
    Edward Sands ImageEdward SandsDefensive Backs/Community Liaison[email protected]Ext. 7361
    Jeremy DeSoto ImageJeremy DeSotoDefensive Coordinator/DL[email protected]
    Shane Hartley ImageShane HartleyTight Ends[email protected]
    Dale Garrett ImageDale GarrettRunning Backs[email protected]
    David Flores ImageDavid FloresRecruiting Coordinator/Defensive Li[email protected]
    Dustin Morgan ImageDustin MorganWide Receivers[email protected]
    Matt Stringer ImageMatt StringerDefensive Backs[email protected]
    Justin Pflug ImageJustin PflugStudent Assistant
    Brett Diers ImageBrett DiersStudent Assistant
    Mary Whitehead ImageMary WhiteheadHead Coach[email protected]Ext. 7191
    Aleah Hayes ImageAleah HayesAssistant Coach[email protected]
    Morgan Headlee ImageMorgan HeadleeAssistant Coach
    Maddie Baumann ImageMaddie BaumannAssistant Coach
    Men's and Women's Cross Country
    Austin Jacobs ImageAustin JacobsHead Coach[email protected]Ext. 7282
    Men's Soccer
    John Griffin ImageJohn GriffinHead Coach[email protected]Ext. 7459
    Women's Soccer
    Bruce Deaton ImageBruce DeatonHead Coach-Dir of Soccer Operations[email protected]Ext. 7351
    Tessa Deaton ImageTessa DeatonAssistant Coach
    Men's Basketball
    Steve Jenkins ImageSteve JenkinsHead Coach[email protected]Ext. 7325
    Steve Gause ImageSteve GauseAssistant Coach[email protected]Ext. 7409
    Rob Awil ImageRob AwilAssistant Coach
    Women's Basketball
    Leon Neal ImageLeon NealHead Coach[email protected]Ext. 7505
    Dawn Neal ImageDawn NealAssistant Coach[email protected]Ext. 7421
    Men's and Women's Track and Field
    Edward Sands ImageEdward SandsHead Coach[email protected]Ext. 7361
    Austin Jacobs ImageAustin JacobsAssistant Coach[email protected]Ext. 7282
    Russell Brand ImageRussell BrandHead Coach[email protected]Ext. 7276
    Eric Osner ImageEric OsnerAssistant Coach[email protected]
    Jay Halbrook ImageJay HalbrookHead Coach[email protected]
    Jessica Nutt ImageJessica NuttAssistant Coach[email protected]
    Anthony Finzo ImageAnthony FinzoAssistant Coach
    Jamie HalbrookRecruiting Coordinator
    Men's Golf
    Jon Jenkins ImageJon JenkinsHead Golf Coach[email protected]Ext. 7471
    Women's Tennis
    Ray StillHead Coach[email protected]
    Sara Underwood ImageSara UnderwoodHead Coach[email protected]Ext. 7282