New Year, New Faces
The Susquehanna athletics department welcomes three new head coaches.
Michael “Mike” Tubb is the new head coach of the Susquehanna men’s and women’s swimming & diving programs, bringing seven years of coaching experience across the Division I and III levels. He possesses a solid background in building a culture of academic success. The past five seasons, he served as the assistant coach for The University of Illinois at Chicago, a Division I school.
Gabrielle “Gabby” Holko becomes the women’s basketball program’s 12th head coach in its 60-year history. Her coaching style and philosophy are deeply rooted in the NCAA Division III principles of discover, develop, dedicate. The majority of her nine-year career, both as a player and coach, has been spent in Division III, with a one-year stop at the junior college level.
Jon Girard brings over 10 years of experience as a strength and conditioning coach and holds certifications from the National Strength & Conditioning Association and the Collegiate Strength & Conditioning Coaches Association. He also owns a USA Weightlifting Level 1 Sports Performance Certification and a Precision Nutrition Level 1 Certification. Most recently, he served the University of Buffalo as assistant director of football strength & conditioning.