Coach Compagni is in his 23nd year at the helm of Monmouth University cross-country and track and field. In the last 5 years, he has led his team to 17 MAAC Championships, and has earned 17 MAAC Coach of the Year awards. Previously, the Hawks have won 31 NEC Championships, with Coach Compagni picking up 27 NEC Coach of the Year awards. His athletes have earned 19 NCAA Division 1 All-America honors, as well as over 300 Division 1 All-East honors. Coach Compagni has also won 7 USTFCCCA Mid-Atlantic Region Coach of the Year awards. During his college career, he ran for University of Delaware.
Coach DeFilippis is in his 19th year of coaching at Red Bank Catholic High School after coaching at the college level. He is the boys’ and girls’ cross country coach, and his teams have been ranked in the top 10 of New Jersey during his tenure. His athletes have achieved 29 High School All-American honors, 6 NJ Meet of Champions (MOC) 7 Team Group Titles, and 53 Individual Group Championships. He was selected as Asbury Park Girls’ Cross Country Coach of the Year in 2008 and 2014 and Girl’s Outdoor Track and Field Coach of the Year in 2010. The Star Ledger recognized him as coach of the year in 2012 and 2014 for girls cross-country. His girls cross-country team won the MOC and finished ranked number one in the state in 2014. His girls' 4x800 relay team won the indoor National title in 2011. His Girls' DMR also holds the NJ state record (11:32.29). DeFilippis is the coach and administrator for the Runner’s High USATF Elite Development Club, where he has had several athletes compete in the U.S. Cross Country and Road Race Championships and U.S. Indoor Championships. He ran at the University of Maryland.
Coach Harrison coached for 3 years at Brookdale Community College where he was the head cross country coach (2009 - 2011). His Men’s team finished 6th @ Nationals in 2010 and achieved one NJCAA All-American award. Prior to Brookdale, he was at Red Bank Regional High School (1997-2009). While at Red Bank, his athletes earned 35 High School All-American honors, 5 NJ M.O.C. Champions, 8 Group Champions, 2 State Team Titles in Outdoor Track, 1 State Team Title in Indoor Track, and a Footlocker X-Country National Runner-up finish. His girls DMR Relay won three National DMR Titles (including Penn Relays) and his teams held the Indoor and Outdoor Track National Records in the DMR (2002, 2003). Coach Harrison is coaching Girls Varsity Soccer at St. Andrew's Episcopal School in Austin, TX (2014-present) and continues to train individual runners as well.
Coach Ullmeyer is in his 17th year of coaching at Shore Regional High School where he is the boys’ and girls’ cross country, indoor track, and outdoor track coach. His teams have won nine NJ State titles, and he was selected as the Star Ledger Girls Cross Country Coach of the Year in 2002. He has also had 9 individual State Group champions. Mel ran at Monmouth College and enjoyed personal bests of 4:07 for the mile and 1:50 in the 800m. In 2014, Coach Ullmeyer was inducted into the Monmouth University Hall of Fame.