Maurice Pierce Named Director Of Hampton Track & Field
Hampton University today announced long time HU women’s track coach Maurice Pierce as the director of the school’s entire track and field program. Pierce will have oversight of men’s and women’s track and field and cross country.
“I’m thankful,” Pierce said. “I’m grateful to (Hampton President Dr. William R.) Harvey for looking at the leadership I’ve shown over the years and offering me this opportunity.
Pierce’s Lady Pirates have enjoyed much success during his tenure; most recently, Hampton swept the MEAC women’s cross country, indoor track & field, and outdoor track & field titles this past season.
During Pierce’s tenure, the Lady Pirates have won four MEAC cross country titles (2004, 2006, 2010-11), nine indoor track & field championships (2003-09, 2011-12), and eight outdoor track & field titles (2003-04, 2006-10, 2012).