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SYC Track Contacts

We respectfully ask that parents/guardians consult the website links for information about the program.  If you are unable to find the answers to your questions on the website, please feel free to contact the head coach. Thank you.

Distance Coaches

Chris Kernan-Schmidt

Chris Kernan-Schmidt

Track Commissioner & Head Coach

USATF Level I Coach | SafeSport Certified | Assistant Coach at West Springfield HS

Sprints Coaches

Caren Hergenroder

Caren Hergenroder

Assistant Head Coach - Sprints

Andre Jones

Andre Jones

Sprints Asst. Coach

Katherine Charecky

Katherine Charecky

Sprints Asst. Coach | Head Sprints Coach at West Springfield High School

Damon House

Damon House

Sprints Asst. Coach

Tom Mathis

Tom Mathis

Sprints Asst. Coach

1st - 3rd Grade Coaches

Tanya House

Tanya House

Director of SYC's House of Speed | Assistant Head Coach - 1st - 3rd Grade

All of our program's coaches pass a background/kidsafe check and injury awareness training. Additionally, each participates in track-specific coaching education.