Lance Harter (2006)
As a 1972 graduate of Texas Tech, Harter set several school records as a member of the track and cross country teams.
Career accomplishments as a coach are numerous.
INDOOR TRACK: His Lady Razorback teams won back-to-back conference championships in 2000 and 2001 with their highest national finish (3rd) in 2000. Harter was twice the National Coach of the Year and South Central Region Coach of the year in 2000 and 2001. He coached four of Arkansas’ five NCAA National Champions.
OUTDOOR TRACK: Lady Razorbacks also won back-to-back conference championships in 2000 and 2001 with their best finish (5th) in 2001. Harter was National Coach of the Year in 2000 and South Central Region Coach of the Year in 2000 and 2001. He coached Arkansas’ only NCAA Outdoor champions (2). His teams garnered six Division II titles and Cal Poly-SLO. His team achieved the SEC record for team points at a conference meet with 182.
CROSS COUNTRY: Nine SEC championships, ten NCAA regional titles at UAF, eight time SEC Coach of the Year, four time Division I runner-up at UAF and eight division titles. INTERNATIONAL: 1999 Head Coach for Team USA’s World Championship Team; 1992 U.S. Olympic Team Assistant; 1987 Team USA Coach, World XC Meet; 1985 Team USA Coach, World Indoor Meet.