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ETHS Boys Track and Field and Cross Country Head Coach Don Michelin was inducted into the Illinois Track and Cross Country Coaches Hall of Fame at Oak Park-River Forest High School. During his 28 years of coaching at ETHS, Coach Michelin has helped guide the Kits to four state trophies in track and field and a fourth-place finish in cross country. Since taking over as head coach in 2007, he has led the track program to five consecutive conference championships and won four sectional championships. He also coached Tremaine Gordon to a state championship in the 200m dash in 2010.
The Illinois Track and Cross Country Coaches Association recognized Girls Track and Field Coach Fenton Gunter as Coach of the Year, honored for leading Evanston to a third-place trophy at the State Finals last year. This is the 12th time in 21 years that Coach Gunter has been named ITCCCA Coach of the Year.