Decorated cross-country and track coach Walsh steps down as W&M's director

William and Mary Director of Cross Country and Track and Field Stephen Walsh resigned Tuesday to pursue a career outside of athletics, according to a W&M release.

A national search for a replacement is planned following Walsh's departure; he held the post as the director of the combined programs for five seasons.

"We would like to thank Stephen Walsh for his leadership of the cross country and track and field programs over the last six years," William and Mary Athletics Director Terry Driscoll said in the release. "During his time, he led the Tribe to 12 total Colonial Athletic Association Championships and helped mold exemplary student-athletes, who...