Head Coach Jeff Wertman
Head coach Jeff Wertman is entering his 13th season as head coach of the boy’s cross-country team. Prior to 2007, he also coached both the girls and boys here at Lake before turning it over to Chris Wise. Jeff is a 1982 graduate of Lake High School and received his degree in teaching from Walsh University. This year coach Wertman is looking to increase his numbers from losing a great deal to graduation last year. He is hopeful they will remain competitive even though they are a young team of individuals. Notable accomplishments include, having 5 State qualifiers over the past 5 seasons, 9 academic All Ohioans, 1 All Ohioan, 1 Federal League MVP, 1 State co-runner up and 5 still running at the college level. Coach Wertman is married to his wife Val and their sons, Alec(13), Connor(6), and Jacob(5). Best of luck to you and your team this season!