Head Men's Track & Field Coach
Josh Henry begins his fifth year as Carthage College head men's track & field coach in 2019-20 after serving as an assistant coach in 2014-15. Henry was an assistant men’s and women’s cross country/track and field coach for five years at the State University of New York-Cortland from 2009 to 2013.
Henry has guided the Red Men track & field team to nine school records (seven individual, two relay). Carthage has claimed third-place finishes at the 2016 and 2017 CCIW Indoor Track & Field Championships under Henry's guidance. He guided Carthage to third-place finishes at the 2016, 2017 and 2018 CCIW Outdoor Track & Field Championships.
Henry's efforts at Carthage resulted in four (three individual, one relay) national indoor qualifiers, and two national outdoor qualifiers. He guided Carthage to six CCIW individual indoor championships, and four CCIW individual outdoor championships. Henry has coached two COSIDA Academic All-Americans, three COSIDA Academic All-District honorees and nine USTFCCCA Individual All-Academic selections throughout his Carthage tenure.
As part of the SUNY-Cortland coaching staff, Henry was involved in recruiting and coaching nine U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) All-Americans, 14 national qualifiers, five national cross country qualifying teams, one individual Atlantic Region cross country champion, 33 all-region honorees and 119 State University of New York Athletic Conference scorers in track and field.
Henry attended SUNY Cortland and earned U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association All-America honors in 2008 as a member of the Red Dragon’s national-championship team. He was also a three-time all-conference honoree in track and field, a three-time national qualifier in the 10,000-meter run, a two-time national qualifier in the 5,000-meter run and a three-time USTFCCCA all-academic pick.
Henry received his bachelor’s in sport management from SUNY Cortland in 2009 and a master's degree, also from SUNY Cortland, in sport management in 2010. He is a USA Track & Field Level I certified coach. Henry also holds certifications with the USTFCCCA in Eudurance Event Specialization, and Strength & Conditioning.
Bachelor's Degree (Sport Management) - SUNY Cortland, 2009
Master's Degree (Sport Management) - SUNY Cortland, 2010
Assistant Cross Country Coach - SUNY Cortland, 2009-14
Assistant Track and Field Coach - SUNY Cortland, 2009-13
Head Cross Country Coach - Carthage College, 2014-present
Assistant Track and Field Coach - Carthage College, 2014-15
Head Track and Field Coach - Carthage College, 2015-present