- Assistant Coach
Hometown: Riverside, Calif.
College: Whittier '10
Years at Whittier: 2nd
Adrianna Davidek serves as the assistant cross country coach and is responsible for recruitment and technical operations. Coach Davidek is no stranger to Whittier College. She graduated with a degree in Kinesiology and was an all-conference and all-region member of our 2010 and 2011 teams that placed 2nd in SCIAC and 3rd at the NCAA West Regionals. The 2010 team qualified to the National Championships.
In 2013-14 Davidek served as assistant women's track & field coach at Riverside City College while completing a Master of Arts Degree in Sport Management at California Baptist University. During this time, she also fulfilled requirements for certification as a strength and conditioning coach.
Coach Davidek accepted a full-time position at NCAA DIII Knox College, Illinois for the 2014-15 academic year where she served as recruiting coach while assisting with cross country and track & field team practices. After Knox, Coach Davidek accepted a full-time position at NCAA DI Xavier University with similar responsibilities. Adrianna is credited with recruiting a significant number of freshman, two of whom helped Xavier's women's cross country team achieve one of their highest finishes ever (5th place) at the very competitive 2017 Big East Conference Championships (10-member conference including Providence, Georgetown, Villanova, Marquette, etc.)