Ford Mastin
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Head Coach

OBU Track Coach Ford Mastin's is a four-time NAIA National Coach of the Year since starting with the Bison in the 1996-97 campaign.

The highlight season came in 2007 when the women won the Indoor National Championship and the men won the Outdoor National Championship. Along with the Championships came National Coach of the Year awards to bring Mastin's total to four - one in 1998, one in 2005, and two in 2007.

On the national level, the Lady Bison have won two National Championships, one runner-up, and two third place finishes. The Bison have won one National Championship, three runners-up, five third place finishes, and five fourth place finishes in Mastin's 12 years.

In the Sooner Athletic Conference, The Lady Bison Track teams have a winning streak of 12 years in a row. The women's cross country team has won nine out of the last 12 SAC titles. The Men's Track team have won 10 out of the last 12, while the Men's cross country teams have won eight out of the last 12.
Since arriving in 1996-1997, the OBU cross country and track programs have produced more than 300 All-American awards under Mastin, who was named OBU's Most Promising Teacher in 2001.

Mastin, who has a master of divinity degree from Southwestern Theological seminary and a master of education degree from East Central University, is a 1977 graduate of OBU. He lettered in track from 1973-1977 and was captain and Most Valuable athlete in his senior season.

His coaching career began at Texas Christian University as assistant track and head cross country in 1979. He became teacher and coach at Happy Hill Academy in 1980-1981. From 1982-1996, Mastin served as track, cross country, and assistant football coach at Prague High School in Oklahoma. While there, he coached 13 All-State award winners. He was named Oklahoma Track Coach of the year and USA Track and Field representative of Olympic development in Oklahoma in 1994.

Ford and his wife, Terri, have three children, Linsey, Trevor, and Kaeley.

2010-11 Men's Track/Field Roster
#NameCl.Pos.Ht.Wt.HometownPrevious School
Lemuel AdamsFRHurdles  Tulsa, Okla.Jenks HS
Cordell BakerFRDistance  Sapulpa, Okla.Western State
Malcolm BakerFR400/800  Edmond, Okla.Santa Fe HS
Michael BenFRHurdles  Fairfax, Okla.Woodland HS
Travis BishSO400/800  Hobart, Okla.Hobart HS
Rah'man ByrdSO400/800  Hollis, Okla.Hollis HS
Cody CamachoSOMiddle Distance  Enid, Okla.Northern Oklahoma
Henry CasterFRHurdles  Moore, Okla.Westmoore HS
Billy ChristySRDistance  Eufaula, Okla.Eastern
Zachery CleaverFRSprints  Rogers, Ark.
Kameron ConleyJRMulti  Ponca City, Okla.Cowley
Louie CookSODistance  Woodway, TexasMidway HS
Kyle CraddockSRMiddle Distance  Plainview, Okla.Plainview HS
Jony CrostonFRDistance  Franklin, TexasFranklin HS
Jory CustarJR400/800  Sharon, Okla.Cowley
James DavisSRSprints  Shawnee, Okla.Shawnee HS
Brandon DickinsonSRDistance  Enid, Okla.Oklahoma Bible Academy
Derik DouglasJRHurdles  Houston, TexasCy-Fair HS
Colton EckertFRHurdles  Enid, Okla.Enid HS
Gideon EdmistenJRMiddle Distance  Westville, Okla.Westville HS
Nathan EllisJRDistance  Sapulpa, Okla.Sapulpa HS
Neal EllisSODistance  Midlothian, TexasMidlothian HS
Brendan FordFRRace walk  Tulsa, Okla.Memorial HS
Justin FryeJRSprints  Amarillo, TexasBushland HS
Austin GermillerSODistance  Congress, Ariz.Colorado Mountain
David GillilandJRPole Vault  Ponca City, Okla.Ponca City HS
Adam GodwinFRDistance  Edmond, Okla.North HS
Juan GonzalesJRPole vault  Katy, TexasKaty HS
Roman GraySRSprints/Jumps  Elk Grove, Calif.Sacramento City College
Jordan GullicJRMiddle Distance  Tulsa, Okla.Union HS
Matt HerrmannFRDistance  Carrollton, TexasHebron HS
Jared HuckabeeJRSprints/Jumps  Rockwall, TexasHeritage Christian HS
Jared JacksonJRSprints  Garland, TexasRowlett HS
Parker JacksonSRPole vault  Ozark, Mo.Ozark HS
Airick JohnsonFRHurdles  Midwest City, Okla.Del City HS
Seagram KernSRSprints/Hurdles  Sacramento, Calif.Sacramento City College
Seth KovandaFRDistance  Magnolia, TexasWest HS
Brandon LanceFRSprints  Garner, TexasMillsap HS
Patrick LeeFRDistance  Jones, Okla.Jones HS
Jeff LewisSRPole Vault  American Canyon, Calif.Sacramento City College
Tevan LoudFRHurdles  Odessa, TexasPermian HS
Trevor MartinSRMiddle Distance  Skiatook, Okla.Skiatook HS
Justin McGeeSOHurdles  Dayton, OhioMidwest City HS
Zach MedlinFRDistance  Broken Arrow, Okla.Broken Arrow HS
Koby MicaFRDistance  
Ethan MignardSRSprints  Andover, Minn.Meadow Creek Christian HS
Ben MooreJRDistance  Amarillo, TexasPanhandle HS
Jared OganFRDistance  Guthrie, Okla.Guthrie HS
Jason OganFRDistance  Guthrie, Okla.Guthrie HS
Aaron PartridgeJRMid-Distance  Broken Arrow, Okla.Broken Arrow HS
Andy PefferSOPole Vault  Elk City, Okla.Elk City HS
Clay PhillipsJRThrows  Heavener, Okla.Carl Albert State
Jordan RaperFR400/800  Glenpool, Okla.Glenpool HS
Robert ReedSO400/800  Lawton, Okla.Langston
Jabar RolleSR400/800  Miami, Okla.
Ty ScarboroughJRJumps  Plano, TexasPlano East Senior HS
Jordan SinclairSODistance  Flower Mound, TexasFlower Mound HS
Ryan SmithSODistance  Grapevine, TexasGrapevine HS
Shane SmithSOMiddle Distance  Henryetta, Okla.Graham HS
Josiah SoapFRDistance  Jenks, Okla.Jenks HS
Fred TiteraSODistance  Moore, Okla.Mid-America Christian
Raymond TurnerFRSprints  Oklahoma City, Okla.Del City HS
Robert VaughnFRSprints  Redondo Beach, Calif.Putnam City North HS
Cordell WeathersbeeSRJumps  Allen, TexasAllen HS
Sam WhelanFRDistance  Parachute, Colo.Grand Valley HS
Sterling WrightFRSprints  Midwest City, Okla.Carl Albert HS
Jonathan Hilton - Assistant Coach
Julian Rodrigues - Student Assistant
Mark Heard - Assistant Coach
Zach Johnson - Assistant Coach
Ford Mastin - Head Coach
Lance Goodwin - Student Assistant
Brock Stoltzfus - Student Assistant
Cara Branson - Student Assistant
Janeth Carreon - Student Assistant
Thomas Shaffer - Student Assistant