Donovan Burriss was brought onto the Hood College track and field staff as an assistant coach in the fall of 2018.
Most recently, Burriss began pursuit of his master’s degree in Sports Management from Indiana University of PA with an anticipated graduation of Spring 2019. During his first year on campus at IUP he competed as a member of the Crimson Hawks track and field program. As a graduate student-athlete, Burriss finished his redshirt season among the Top-3 all time in Shot-Put and was named a scholar-athlete for 2017-2018.
A graduate of Frostburg State University with a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology in addition to Small Business Administration and Management. Burriss also competed in track and field for the Bobcats where he ranks among the Top 5 all time in Shot-Put and 6th all time in Javelin as of the 2018 outdoor season.
In the Spring of 2018, Burriss assisted in coaching Oakdale High School in their state championship campaign.