Our Coaches
 
Dave Haberman, Head Coach
- 24th Year as Striders Coach
- Coached football and basketball at Great Bend High School
- USATF Master Certified Official
- USATF Coaches Registry & Safe Sport Coach
- AAU Positive Coaching Alliance Certified
   Contact Dave: 785.639.5211  coach@haysstriders.com
 
Elaine Haberman, Sprints, Long Jump
- 24th Year as Striders Coach
- Past Missouri Valley USATF Membership Chair
- USATF Master Certified Official
- USATF Coaches Registry & Safe Sport Coach
- AAU Positive Coaching Alliance Certified
  Contact Elaine: edhab@hotmail.com
Dustin Armbruster, Mid-Distance & Distance

- AAU Positive Coaching Alliance Certified

- Marathon competitor

- Hays Rec and Hays Tribe basketball coach

- Works at Eagle Radio doing sports play-by-play for Hays High

- Color commentary and fill-in play-by-play for Fort Hays State University

- Morning show personality on Mix 103

- Sales, commercial production and program director for 103.3

- Has three daughters, two of which are Striders

Tim McElroy, Throws
- AAU Positive Coaching Alliance Certified
- Hometown of Logan, Kansas.  Former Hays Strider, placed 11th in the Nation in Shot and Discus at the 2000 AAU Junior Olympics
- 3 time State Champion in Shot and Discus at Logan High School; 2 Discus, 1 Shot
- 4 time All-MIAA Conference athlete at FHSU
- 3 time NCAA Div II Qualifier; In 2010 placed 11th in Nation in Hammer throw
- Finished career at FHSU as 3rd Best All-time thrower in Hammer throw
Maddux Winter - Hurdles
- AAU Positive Coaching Alliance Certified
- FHSU football player
Anthony "Ace" Venetura, Sprints
- AAU Positive Coaching Alliance Certified
- Pre-Med major at FHSU
- Fort Hays State Men’s Track athlete: 60 and 200 Indoor; 100, 200, 400 Outdoor
- Hometown is Plainville KS
- 4 time State track qualifier
- 3 time State track champion

Jessica Lang, Distance

- -AAU Positive Coaching Alliance Certified

- Coach and volunteer with Hays Recreation Commission

- Member of Hays Recreation Run Club

-  Completed 15 half marathons and counting

- Certified in Massage Therapy with emphasis in therapeutic massage, sports massage, and kinesiotaping

Rose McFarland, High Jump
- TMP Prep Head Women's Basketball Coach 
 
 
 
Coaches

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