Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach
Cory is in his first year as Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach and also takes on the role of Compliance Assistant for Beaver Sports. At BSU, Cory is in charge of baseball, softball, tennis, and men’s and women’s Golf.
Prior to arriving in Bemidji, Cory was a Graduate Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach at Midwestern State University in Wichita Falls, Texas. While at Midwestern State, Cory was in charge of implementing strength and speed programs for Volleyball, Women’s Basketball, and Men’s and Women’s Tennis. Cory also assisted with football and was in charge of Midwestern States internship program and also received his second M.Ed. in sport administration.
Prior to his time at Midwestern State, Cory was the Bloomington Kennedy High School’s first Head Strength and Conditioning Coach. While at Bloomington Kennedy, Cory led the efforts for redesigning a new weight room for Kennedy’s student athletes. Cory graduated from the University of Minnesota with a M.Ed. in applied kinesiology from 2013 to 2014 where he also interned with the Gophers Olympic Strength and Conditioning staff in the spring. Cory also brings experience from a summer internship with the North Dakota State University Bison after completing a summer internship with Bison Football in 2012. Cory Graduated from Gustavus Adolphus College in St. Peter, Minnesota in 2013 with a bachelor’s degree in exercise science where he also played Linebacker for the Gusties.
Cory has been a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist through the National Strength and Conditioning Association since 2014.