Dylan Allingham joins Marist Cross Country and Track and Field Coaching Staffs

Wednesday, May 13 2020


 Marist Head Cross Country and Track Coach Jon Gordon hired Dylan Allingham today as Assistant Coach for both the Marist Cross Country and Track and Field Teams. Dylan Allingham earned a B.S. in Psychology from Loyola University Chicago, graduating Summa cum laude (4.0 GPA). Dylan Allingham is a certified Cross Country and Track and Field Coach with the National Federation of State High School Associations. Prior to Marist, Dylan Allingham was a successful middle school Head Coach for Pilgrim Lutheran School for seven years. He won his conference six years in a row, and qualified multiple athletes to State. He has also worked one-on-one with eighth graders in the summer, as a private coach, to prepare them for their high school cross country season. Dylan Allingham also has extensive experience with Martial Arts training, and has done volunteer work for the Institute of Environmental Sustainability at Loyola University and the Cook County Forest Preserve. 
 
 In high school, Dylan Allingham helped Lane Tech finish second at Illinois Top Times (Indoor State) in the 4x800m Relay with an impressive 1:56 800m split for a 7:58 4x800m Relay. He was the Chicago Public League Champion in the 800m run in 2010, and also finished in the Top 22 at the IHSA Regional Cross Country Championships. Dylan Allingham was part of Chicago Public League Team Championships, in three sports, Cross Country, Soccer, and Track and Field for Lane Tech.