Sharon Spalding
Sharon Spalding
Title: Athletic Director and Head Cross Country Coach
Phone: (540) 887-7217
Email: sspalding@mbc.edu

The 2014-2015 season marks the eighth year for Head Coach Sharon Spalding.
Mary Baldwin has had runners earn All-Conference honors in each of Spalding’s year as
head coach. Spalding has also had runners place on the South/Southeast All Region team three times. Rising senior Sophia Stone won the South/Southeast Regional in 2011 and 2012 and earned her second All-American standing in 2012 improving from 31st runner in 2011 to 19th runner in 2012.

Spalding’s team do well in the classroom earning the USTFCCCA All Academic
Team Awards in 2007, 2011, and 2012.

Spalding received a B.S. from James Madison University in Physical and Health
Education. She went on to earn her M.Ed in Sports Medicine and Applied Physiology
from the University of Virginia. She holds the Clinical Exercise Specialist Certification
and the Certified Cancer Exercise Trainer certifications from the American College of
Sports Medicine. She is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist. She holds the
Level 1 Coaching certification from USA Track and Field and the Track and Field
Technical Certification from the USTFCCA Academy.