Brian Renshaw Photo

Brian Renshaw

Head Coach 27th season


About Coach Renshaw…

  • Alma Mater: Baker University

Coaching experience…                                       

  • Tarkio College

More about Coach Renshaw…

  • American Midwest Conference 2011 Cross Country Coach of the Year Brian Renshaw enters his 27th season as the head coach of the cross country and track & field programs at Park University, making him the longest tenured head coach currently on staff at Park
  • In that time, Renshaw has sustained Park's reputation as a perennial contender in cross country and track and field since the early 1990s
  • He has coached a total of 62 NAIA Track and Field All-Americans as well as ten NAIA Cross Country All-Americans in his 27 years with the University
  • Renshaw has led the Park women to back-to-back NAIA cross country national championships as AMC champions, and in 2011, the Park men also made it as a team, winning the Unaffiliated/AMC championship in St. Louis.
  • Renshaw coached an All-American, as Daniel Tubei earned the honor in both 2010 and 2011
  • Renshaw also helped lead Tubei to a pair of national championships, as Tubei won the NAIA marathon in both 2011 and 2012 in Marion, Ind.
  • Renshaw has received dozens of accolades in his time at Park including MCAC Men's and Women's Cross Country Coach of the Year seven times 
  • Renshaw was also named the MCAC Men's Track and Field Coach of the Year for the 2006 season and named the MCAC Women's Track and Field Coach of the year in 2006 and 2007
  • In the fall of 2008, Renshaw led the Park Women's Cross Country team to its fourth straight appearance in the NAIA Cross Country National Championship race in Kenosha, Wis., and took home 25th place 
  • Renshaw's 2009 Women's Cross Country squad also qualified for the NAIA national meet which took place in Vancouver, Wash.
  • Along the way, the Pirates have broken more than 100 school records in Renshaw's term as head coach
  • Renshaw has coached more than 100 All-Americans
  • Lives in Holt, Mo., with his wife Candi


2017 Men's Cross Country Roster
Name Cl. Hometown Previous School
Brendan Briody FR Kansas City, Mo. Park Hill South HS
Daniel Davidson SO Gladstone, Mo. North Kansas City HS
Connor Gilzean FR Lathrop, Mo. Lathrop HS
Joshua Goodloe FR Richmond, Mo. Richmond HS
Johnathan Hair SO Waco, Texas Waco HS
William Henry SR Kansas City, Mo. Oak Park High School
Sebastian Keditukei SO Kenya Limestone College
Hillary Kiptoo SO Eldoret, Kenya Oklahoma Christian University
Victor Murgor JR Kapsabet, Kenya Kapsabet High School
Nicholas Rotich JR Eldoret, Kenya South Plains CC
Peerless Simpson FR Independence, Mo. Blue Springs HS
Christian Skinner SO Olatha, Kan. Penn Valley CC
Gregory Vazquez JR Dallas, Texas Kansas Weslyan University
Jacob Watson SO Pleasant Hill, Mo. Pleasant Hill HS
Ryan Zitter SR Overland Park, Kan. Christ Prep Academy

Coaching Staff

Brian Renshaw Photo
Head Coach
27th season
Byron Von Leggett Photo
Assistant Coach
1st season