Track & Field, Indoor - Girls Varsity
Coach Steven Suomi is the head coach and is entering his tenth year coaching the winter track and field team at Governor’s. In college, Suomi ran at Colby College where he captained the team, and competed in the intermediate hurdles and the mile relay. He is a USATF Level I certified coach, a USTAF Level II certified coach in the sprints, relays, and hurdles, and a USTFCCCA certified strength and conditioning coach.
Coach Katie Alex is in her seventh year with the program, and she usually works with the distance runners. Coach Alex comes from Cleveland, Ohio where she helped to start a running group for adults called Roads Scholars. She has run a marathon and competed in multiple triathlons.
Coach Becky Stratton is one of our sprint coaches. Coach Stratton was on her high school track team, where she competed in middle distance and relay events. Still an avid runner, she prefers training on trails, but also competes annually in the Tufts 10K and several other 5K road races. Stratton is a USATF Level I certified coach.