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 Coaching Staff

Nate Moe | CSCS, RSCC*D, MSCC, SCCC
Assistant Athletic Director - Strength & Conditioning

Nathan Moe has directed the strength and conditioning program at South Dakota State University since August 2005.

In the spring of 2012, the Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coaches Association honored Moe as a Master Strength and Conditioning Coach during its annual conference in Orlando, Fla. He was one of 15 strength and conditioning coaches honored at a ceremony and is one of about 125 coaches nationally to receive the certification, which requires a minimum of 12 years experience as a full-time strength and conditioning coach on the collegiate or professional level.

Moe joined the Jackrabbit coaching staff after heading the strength and conditioning program at Eastern Illinois University for three years.

Previously, he was the assistant coach for strength and conditioning at Rice University in Houston, Texas, where he worked with the football strength program, while being directly responsible for men’s and women’s track, men’s and women’s tennis, women’s swimming, women’s soccer and men’s golf.

At SDSU, Moe has implemented the Iron Jacks program, which recognizes Jackrabbit student-athletes from all 21 varsity sports who achieve a set of high standards for specific exercises in their respective sports.

From 1997 through spring of 1999, Moe was a graduate assistant in the strength and conditioning program at the University of Texas. He has also worked in private business in the physical fitness profession in both Austin, Texas, and Fargo, N.D.

A Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist, Moe is a member of the National Strength and Conditioning Association, USA Weightlifting and the Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coaches Association.

Moe is a 1997 graduate of Moorhead State University (Minn.), where he was an all-conference linebacker for the 1995 Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference champions.

 

Eric Adolph | Assistant Coach

Eric Adolph joined the Jackrabbit staff as the assistant strength and conditioning coach in March 2012, after spending two years on the staff as a graduate assistant.

A Flandreau native, Adolph completed his master of science degree in health and nutritional science with an emphasis in sports science at South Dakota State in May of 2012.

Adolph’s main responsibilities include working directly with the men’s and women’s basketball teams and the baseball team, while assisting with the remaining 18 varsity sports. In the past, he also worked directly with the Jackrabbit softball, men’s and women’s tennis, men’s and women’s golf, equestrian and cheer teams.

A Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) and USA Weightlifting Sports Performance Coach, Adolph graduated from Dakota Wesleyan University in 2009 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in sport exercise and wellness.

 

Andre McIntyre | Assistant Coach

Andre McIntyre was named assistant strength and conditioning coach in June 2019 after two years as a graduate assistant at South Dakota State. He oversees training programs for soccer and wrestling, along with the sprinters and jumpers of SDSU track and field.

McIntyre worked with men’s and women’s tennis, equestrian, baseball (transfers/redshirts/freshmen) and track and field training programs as a graduate assistant, spending time with the Jackrabbit volleyball, football and baseball teams as well.

Prior to coming to State, McIntyre was the assistant performance coach at Speedway Sporting Village Athletic Performance for three years. He programed and implemented exercise for several of the performance classes/sessions for children ranging in ages and athletic ability. He also worked with individual clients, including professional athletes.

McIntyre spent two and a half years at Creighton University as a strength and conditioning intern, volunteer and part-time assistant. He worked with men’s and women’s tennis, men’s and women’s golf and men’s and women’s cross country, assisted with men’s and women’s basketball, baseball, volleyball and men’s and women’s soccer.

From 2011 to 2014, McIntyre was with Excel Physical Therapy as a technician and spent four months as a sport performance coach with Xplosive Edge Company.

Certified by the National Strength & Conditioning Association (strength and conditioning specialist) and USA Weightlifting (sport performance coach), McIntyre earned his master's degree in nutrition and exercise science from South Dakota State in May 2019.

A 2012 graduate from Wayne State College (Wayne, Nebraska), McIntyre played football for the Wildcats and earned degrees in exercise science/wellness and applied human sport physiology.

 

Logan Ammons | Graduate Assistant

Logan Ammons joined the South Dakota State strength and conditioning staff in the Summer of 2019 as a graduate assistant.

Prior to joining SDSU, Ammons was a strength and conditioning intern with South Dakota School of Mines in Summer 2018. Before that, he was a strength and conditioning intern with South Dakota State from May to July 2017.

Ammons graduated from South Dakota State in May 2019 with a bachelor’s degree in health & nutritional science: sports management and a minor in history.

 

Alexander Iverson | Graduate Assistant

Alexander Iverson joined the South Dakota State strength and conditioning staff as a graduate assistant in the Summer of 2019.

Prior to SDSU, Iverson was an assistant strength and conditioning coach for the University of New Hampshire from 2018-19, he was an Olympic Sport volunteer coach for the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee in spring 2018, a volunteer strength and conditioning coach for Carroll University from September 2017-January 2018 and a volunteer strength and conditioning coach for Temple University in summer 2017.

Iverson graduated from Carroll University in May 2018 with a Bachelor of Science in exercise science.

 

Noah Meyer | Graduate Assistant

Noah Meyer joined the South Dakota State strength and conditioning staff as a graduate assistant in the Summer of 2019.

Prior to SDSU, Meyer spent time as a strength and conditioning intern with University of Florida Football, North Central College Football, University of Wyoming football, University of Nebraska-Lincoln and Luther College.

Meyer graduated from North Central College in December 2018 with his Bachelor of Arts in exercise science.