Concordia University Cardinals
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Jamie LaBrosse
Head Coach - 1st Season
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Phone: (248) 722-9156

Jamie LaBrosse comes to Concordia from Kitchener, Ontario Canada. In High School, Coach LaBrosse ran Track and Cross Country at Cameron Heights Collegiate and Laurel Creek Track Club in Kitchener under the guidance of Gary Crossley. In his prep years, LaBrosse qualified for the Provincial and National Championships running the 4x400m, 800m, 1500m, Steeplechase and Cross Country.

After H.S. LaBrosse earned a scholarship to Central Michigan University for Track and CC and earned All-MAC honors running for the Chippewas in 94 in the Indoor 800m and 4x400m. While at CMU LaBrosse studied Special Education and earned a Bachelor’s Degree. He graduated in 1998 and started teaching and coaching at Clarkston High School. While at Clarkston, LaBrosse built a Cross Country team that won 3 consecutive State Championships (03, 04, & 05) and 1 runner-up title (02). His teams were a dominating force on the Michigan HS landscape. They were ranked in the top 10 Nationally from 02-05 and he won 3 Michigan Coach of the Year Awards. In Track, LaBrosse was an assistant coach on a State Runner-up Team and coached 2 National Champion 4xMile teams. Over the years his athletes won 7 Individual State Titles and had 17 All-State Athletes that went on to run in D1 College programs.

Currently, LaBrosse teaches at Ann Arbor Huron High School where he continues to teach Special Education. Coach LaBrosse has a son named Ethan who plays for the Michigan Alliance Soccer Team and attends Howell High School. In his spare time he enjoys running with his dog Raven and likes to travel.

To Contact Coach LaBrosse email him at jamietrack@yahoo.com

 
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Stephanie Foster
Assistant Coach - 2nd Season
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Stephanie Foster enters her first season as the Assistant Coach of Men's and Women's Cross Country.  Last year she was a hired as Head Coach of Men's and Women's Cross Country. She is excited to remain a part of the Cardinals and looks forward to developing cross country to a place of prominence. Stephanie received a Bachelor of Arts in Sports Management and Minor in Business Administration from Central Michigan University in 2010. She then received her Master's Degree in Organizational Leadership and Administration from Concordia University in May of 2013. She had an outstanding career as a member of Central's Intercollegiate Track & Field. She received a scholarship to CMU after completing her high school education at Ann Arbor Pioneer were she was honored as an All-League Academic Athlete, 7x State Meet Qualifier, and 3x All-State Athlete. She also acted as a Volunteer Assistant Coach during her last semester at CMU.

Stephanie used these achievements to push herself forward to help other young women and men see what they can attain when they focus, set goals, and put their mind to a vision for their life. She has personally helped many graduates from high school and transition to college as an Assistant Head Coach & Sports Camp Intern.  Stephanie has also helped many young children as a Child Care Assistant.

Stephanie began as Assistant Track and Field Coach at Inkster High School with Eugene Thomas in 2010. The following year Stephanie served as Head Cross Country Coach where she helped coach 12 student athletes to Regionals and State.  She also coached two state qualifiers and One All- American 3rd place finisher in the D1 State meet.

Stephanie currently works also as Assistant Track and Field Coach here at Concordia University specializing in Hurdles, Sprints Jumps and Multi-event athletes.  Stephanie's vision is to live an authentic lifestyle of influence and prosperity, successfully accomplishing her goals while effectively equipping others and enabling them to be the best they can be. In her spare time she enjoys running, writing, and playing with her niece Shyanne.

To Contact Coach Foster email her at s.foster428@yahoo.com

 
 
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