The Trackmen Archives



It is IMPORTANT to note that during the 1920's, 1930's 1940's 1950's that these men coached were not only head coaches of Track & Field but double or tripled up as coaches for other sports ie. tennis, boxing, golf etc..

Up until the 1950's most of these coaches were head Gator football and assistants




J. H. Atkinson      1923 - 1924

JUSTICE Harold L “Tom” Sebring   1925

A. C. Brown          1926 - 1927

Nash Higgins       1928 - 1933

Dennis Keith “Dutch” Stanley        1934 - 1936

Percy Beard        1937 - 1942     (Olympian)

1943 - 1944   NO TEAM

Percy Beard         1945 - 1964

Jimmy Carnes      1965 - 1976    (1980 US Olympic Head Coach)

Roy Benson         1977 - 1979

John Randolph     1980 - 1985

Joe Walker          1986 - 1988

John Webb             1989 - 1995

Doug Brown         1995 - 2002

Michael "Mouse" Holloway        2003 - current (MEN)

Michael "Mouse" Holloway        2007 - current (WOMEN)  

Michael "Mouse" Holloway is the 1st head dual coach of the UF Track & Field program



The women program began in fall 1973

 Katie Paulos            first Women's Coach 1973

Lacey O'Neal          1976

Deanne Carlson      1978

Tom Jones           1997 - 2003

Dee Ann Johnson    circa 1970's

Carol Thompson      circa 1980's

Sandy Fowler           circa 1990's  assistant coach

JJ Clark                   circa 1990's  assistant coach

Lori Trapp               circa 1990's   assistant coach

 Rana Reider           circa 2011     assistant coach






Tommy Turner

David "Dave DJ" F. Johnston

Brooks T. Johnson

Mike Bozeman

Doug Hill

John Creer

John "Doc" Bang

Walter Welsch

Paul Segerson

Don Hester

 John Frazier

Larry Judge

 Steve Lemke

Jerry Clayton

Steve Thomas

Jeff Pigg

Dan Pfaff

Todd Morgan

Mellanee Welty (women)

Brian O'Neal

Dick Booth

Erin Tucker

Ralph Spry

Curtis Frye

John Kenneson

Derek Holland

Bill Webb

Coach Bieber

Dr. John Bangs

Bob Carson

Ted Benz

Richard Giannini







Rare Video Footage

2nd place hurdles. Silver Medal

- VIDEO - Percy Beard 1932 Olympics Los Angeles California. USA

(cut & paste)

Percy is the tall lanky runner who finished 2nd.

JUSTICE Harold L “Tom” Sebring

Head Football Coach 1925 - 1927

Head Track Coach 1925

Dennis Keith “Dutch” Stanley

Head Football Coach 1933 - 1935

Head Track Coach 1934 - 1936

Dennis “Dutch” Stanley 1926-1928 played End opposite Dale Van Sickel He went on to become the head coach of the Gators from 1933-1935.

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