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Dustin Mettler enters his first season as a collegiate coach after a very successful distance running career at the University of Arkansas-Little Rock. Mettler will assist head coach Ryan Turner with coaching the distance and mid-distance runners and will serve as the camp director, as well as oversee all home meet operations.
Prior to competing at UALR Coach Mettler was a junior college All-American at Cowley Community College, where he helped lead the Tigers to two straight conference titles in cross country, indoor track and outdoor track.
Mettler is a graduate of Duncan High School in Duncan, Okla., where he won state titles in the 800-meter, 1,600-meter and 3,200-meter runs during his senior season.
Mettler is the son of Sonya Hill and Kelly Mettler. He has one brother, Dylan, and one sister, Taylor.