Mark Lamoreaux Bio
Mark Lamoreaux is in his first year at Nevada as an assistant strength and conditioning coach. He will work with the Wolf Pack men's basketball and women's track and field teams in addition to assisting with football and Nevada's nutrition program.
Lamoreaux comes to Nevada after spending the past two years as the head strength and conditioning coach at Golden West College in Huntington Beach, Calif. There, he worked with men's and women's basketball and provided nutritional advice and guidelines. He also spent two years as an assistant at Auburn University where he assisted with football, baseball, softball and nutrition and served as the head strength coach for women's golf and equestrian. In his time at Auburn, he helped the Tiger football team to its 13-0 record, Sugar Bowl championship and No. 2 ranking in the final polls of 2004.
Lamoreaux earned his bachelor's and master's degrees in kinesiology from Humboldt State University in Arcata, Calif., in 2003 and 2005, respectively. He also spent two years as an assistant strength and conditioning coach from 2003-05, heading up the football redshirt program, women's basketball, soccer and volleyball.
STAR OF THE WEEK
2016-17 Student Athlete of the Week
Women's Track & Field
Senior Alison Powers made an epic comeback to the pole vault pit after sitting out with injury last season, shattering her own indoor track record at the National Pole Vault Summit. Powers jumped for a mark of 13 feet and 3.5 inches (4.05m), edging out her previous mark by a full six inches. Powers also won her pit at the premiere event.
- ATHLETE OF THE MONTH