Seminoles excel on the field, in the classroom and in the community in 2011-12.
Ken Harnden enters his fifth year with the Seminoles and first as an assistant coach. Harnden spent four years as an volunteer assistant coach and was instrumental in the Seminoles run to a title at the 2002 ACC Championships.
Harnden was a two-year letter winner at the University of North Carolina, where he won an NCAA Championship in the 400m hurdles and was a member of the 4x400m relay team that won the NCAA title in 1995. Harnden was a two-time Olympian for his native country of Zimbabwe in 1996 and 2000, a three-time participant at the World Championships and a two-time finalist in the 400m hurdles. He also garnered a bronze medal at the Commonwealth Games in the 400m hurdles in 1998.
Harnden works with the menís sprinters, hurdlers and relay teams as well as assisting with home meet management at Mike Long Track.