West Lafayette Track & Field
Coaches Bio/Questionnaire
Name:  
David Joest Age:  26 Hometown:  Carmel
How many years have you coached Track & Field?  
8 At WLHS?  7
What/where is your main work description/location?
 Distance/timing
Family stuff (married, single, kids, etc.?)
Two brothers – Stephen, John
High School attended:  
Carmel HS College:  Purdue
Sports you participated in HS:  
XC, Track
Best HS sport memory:  
Being a part of a program with great tradition
PRs in HS Track & Field:
 2:15-800, 4:59-1600, 10:53-3200
Sports you participated in College:  
n/a
Best College sport memory:  
n/a
PRs in College Track & Field:  
n/a
Post college/Age Group PRS?
Half Marathon – 1:20:26, Marathon – 3:02:33
What motivates you to coach Track & Field here at WLHS/JH?  
I enjoy the opportunity to help student-athletes reach their goals and grow to love the sport.
What is an “interest” or a “talent” that you have that most people would not know about and you are willing
to “share”?  
I became an Eagle Scout in 2003