Cross Country Coach

Head Coach Men & Women's Cross Country

Geno Sharp has coached OC’s Cross-Country program for the last 13 seasons.

Men's Cross Country Coach Since Sharp’s arrival at OC, both his men and women’s teams continue to grow and improve. Sharp in his first year guided his 1999 men’s team to qualify for State Championship Meet, a first in the history of OC Cross-Country. He has had individuals from both men and women’s teams qualify for the State Championship Meet every year he has coached at OC. In 2004 OC's Men's team finished in a historic best 6th place at the State Championships.

In 1999, 2000 and 2001, 2004, 2005, 2006 Sharp has coached six individuals in Track & Field and Cross-Country to All-American status.

A 1972 graduate of Moorpark College and 1974 graduate of CSU Fullerton, Sharp ran 5000 and 10,000 meter events while in college. He received his bachelor’s degree in Sociology and completed his MA in Education at Azusa Pacific. Previously, Sharp has been an Assistant Coach to his spouse Debra at Santa Clara High School for seven years. The Santa Clara boy’s Cross-Country team won the 2000 Division V State Championship, another first in that school’s history. OC has finished in the top 10 in State in 2004, 2005, & 2006.

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