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Justin Lindsey of Jackson has been named interim assistant men’s and women’s track and field coach at The College of New Jersey, Ewing. Lindsey, a 2002 graduate of Rider University, Lawrenceville, comes to TCNJ after serving for the past three seasons as a volunteer men’s assistant track and field coach at Princeton University. He is also a former assistant coach at Rider University and at Mercer County Community College.

As a student-athlete at Rider, Lindsey was named the school’s Athlete of the Year in 2001 and was a 17-time Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference champion and a five-time allregion runner. He is a three-time Olympic Trials qualifier and he participated in the 2004 Olympic Trials. He reached the semifinals of the 60-meter hurdles at the USA Indoor Track and Field Championships.