TheCoachesMen's Cross Country
A Trout Lake, Washington, native, Dusty Lopez ran at Division-III Williams (1997-2001), earning All-America status in outdoor track. From there, Lopez spent time as a graduate assistant at Syracuse, where he earned a Master’s in journalism from the prestigious S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications (2004) before becoming the head coach at Webster University in St. Louis, where he coached the Division-III national champion in 2005. When he moved to Michigan in 2011, Lopez began working with the U-M men’s program, and he remains a valuable component of both the track and field and cross country coaching staffs, working with the team’s distance runners.