Jimmy Joseph enters his fourth season as associated head coach. Coaching sprints jump and hurdles headed into the 2017-18 season.
In his years at Southern, he's produced, 15 All-SWAC athletes
Joseph comes to Southern University following a successful coaching stint at Southeastern Louisiana University and Donaldsonville High School.
During that span, Joseph has guided four young ladies to D-1 scholarships and guided 11 student athletes to NCAA Regionals qualifying marks and over 23 all conference accolades have been honored under his tutelage.
Joseph served as the directors of recruiting and assistant coach for men's sprints, jumps, and hurdles at SELU. Under his coaching, more than 11 student-athletes earned all Southland conference honors. eight Academic All-Americans, additionally, one Southland conference champion and three runner ups. Won indoor and outdoor conference on the men's side in 2014.
Prior to SELU Joseph coached at Donaldsonville High school and taught special education for one year where he served as Director of Track and Field. In that stint, he produced a state championship girls team.
Joseph was an All-Conference Athlete for Southeastern Louisiana University, he earned his Bachelor degree from Southeastern Louisiana and working towards his Masters in Therapeutic Recreation at Southern University. Jimmy Joseph was born on November 1, 1983, in Donaldsonville, LA. Coach is part of Healthy Lives Ministry Emmanuel Baptist Church.
Joseph holds a Level 1 and Technical Certification.
Southern University 2014-present
Associated Head Coach
Southeastern Louisiana University
Assistant Coach 2013-14
Director of recruiting
Donaldsonville High School
Director of Track and Field -2013