WOAC names Carr new commissioner

DARKE COUNTY — The Western Ohio Athletic Convention (WOAC) is heading into its third yr of existence and is happy to announce right now the hiring of Frank Carr as new league commissioner.

The WOAC consists of member colleges Ansonia, Arcanum-Butler, Bradford, Dixie, Franklin Monroe, Mississinawa Valley, Nationwide Path, Newton, Preble Shawnee, Tri-County North, Tri-Village and Twin Valley South.

“I’m honored and excited to be chosen as the following Commissioner of the Western Ohio Athletic Convention. It is a function in athletics that’s new to me and can occur in an affiliation of faculties that I’ve grown to respect throughout my time as a coach and Athletic Director at Nationwide Path. I sit up for serving to the WOAC transfer ahead into the longer term,” Carr acknowledged.

Carr brings a wealth of expertise to the desk having been concerned in athletics and management all through his tenured profession that features being part of Earlham Faculty for over 30 years as assistant professor, head soccer coach, athletic director and main present officer to call a couple of and that have will serve him nicely in his new function as league commissioner.

Carr was Athletic Director and Dean of College students at Nationwide Path for 4 years and presently is an assistant soccer coach there and is accustomed to the WOAC and its member colleges.

“In its younger existence as an athletic convention, WOAC groups have grow to be a aggressive pressure in native, regional and state ranges of competitors. WOAC groups and their fan bases compete fiercely but respectfully on the courts, fields and all venues of competitors. I consider that prime college and junior excessive sports activities are an integral a part of the schooling supplied to our younger individuals. Sports activities ought to be considered as “Co-curricular” not “Additional-curricular” as the teachings discovered by our pupil/athletes by sport will assist mildew the following technology of leaders in no matter career or neighborhood that they resolve to settle in,” Carr concluded.

We welcome Frank Carr who is keen to get began and might be energetic and visual at occasions.