Ed Sheridan joins Lafayette’s cross country and track & field staffs for the 2015-16 season, assisting primarily with the mid-distance and distance runners. He is no stranger to the Patriot League, having competed for four years on Colgate’s cross country and track & field squads as an undergrad.
Sheridan was a First-Team All-Patriot League cross country performer as a senior for the Raiders, placing seventh at the conference championships. He was the school’s top runner in three of his four cross country seasons, and he also placed as high as fifth in the conference in the 10,000 meters outdoors.
An Academic All-Patriot League Team honoree as a senior, Sheridan graduated from Colgate in 2011 with a bachelor’s degree in international relations. He grew up in Phillipsburg, N.J., and has worked as a summer volunteer coach for the cross country team at Phillipsburg HS since 2011.In addition to his responsibilities at Lafayette, Sheridan works full-time as a Financial Advisor and Managing Member for Vista Financial Services LLC in Phillipsburg. He currently resides in Bethlehem, Pa.