Ohio Association of Track and Cross Country Coaches

OATCCC Hall of Fame

Ed Barker Award Recipiants

Wayne Clark (Ed Barker Award - 1994)
Wayne Clark

Wayne Clark coaches cross country and track and field at Zanesville High School. Wayne is a past president of OAT&CCC an now is the Track & Field Clinic Chairman. Wayne has been on the OHSAA Track and Field Advisory Committee. He has performed many services for OAT&CCC through activities such as designing and obtaining Ohio team uniforms for the MidEast Cross Country Meet and the Midwest Track and Field Meet. Clark served as manager for the Ohio team at both meets. Wayne has been successful in obtaining corporate backing for various events which are sponsored by the OAT&CCC. Wayne has served on many OAT&CCC committees. Wayne will be most remembered for his creation and promotion of the official OAT&CCC logo.

Todd Bell (1994)
Todd Bell

Todd Bell sprinted and jumped for Middletown High School. Todd won three long jumps in the State Track Championships. He won the long jump in the International Prep Invitational and set three state long jump records. He scored in the 100 and 220 in the State Track Meet.

Nancy Shafer Boudeau (1994)
Nancy Boudeau

Nancy Shafer Boudreau ran for North Canton Hoover High School and Wooster College. Nancy set eight state high school and 14 Ohio collegiate records. She ran on six U.S. National teams and scored in many national AAU meets.

Ann Henderson (1994)
Ann Henderson

Ann Henderson ran for Brecksville High School, North Carolina State University, and Cleveland State University. Ann won three State High School Meet events and set four state high school records and one Ohio collegiate record.

John Hinton (1994)
John Hinton

John Hinton has been the boys cross country coach at Sandusky Perkins Township High School since 1972 to the present. Hinton's teams have won three State High School Cross Country meets and has been runnerup once. His teams have won two district/regional and 13 conference meets. He has coached three individual state meet winners and was named Boys Cross Country State Honored Coach of the Year in 1988. He was the Ohio Boys Head Coach in the 1993 Mideast Cross Country Meet.

Bruce Lerch (1994)
Bruce Lerch

Bruce Lerch has been the boys track and field coach at Brecksville since 1967. Bruce has been the boys cross country coach since 1966 and the girls cross country coach since 1977 and still holds all three positions to the present. His girls cross country teams have been runnerup in the State High School meet twice. His cross countrty teams have won four District/Regional and 14 conference meets. His track and field teams have won 12 conference meets. Bruce was named Girls Cross Country State Honored Coach of the Year in 1983.

Susan Nash (1994)
Susan Nash

Susan Nash ran for Zanesville Rosecrans High School and University of Florida. Susan won ten events in the State High School Track and Field Meet and two State Cross Country Individual titles. She ran on one Indoor NCAA winning 3200 meter relay team that earlier set the American and world records. Nash scored in one other indoor NCAA event.

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