ewman University named Vic Trilli as its new athletic director.

Trilli served as AD at Garden City Community College since 2004, where he was named the first Bryce Roderick Award of Excellence as top athletic director in the National Junior College Athletic Association Region VI (Kansas).

He also served as an assistant basketball coach at the University of Texas.

“We are very pleased that Vic Trilli will be our new athletic director.” Newman University President Noreen M. Carrocci said. “He brings breadth and depth of experience as coach or athletic director at institutions of all types, and he knows the state of Kansas and this region.“

We were all impressed with Vic’s level of energy and his commitment to athletic and academic excellence. He is the right person to take the helm as we begin our first year of full-fledged NCAA Division II membership.”