Orange City, Iowa — A long time Northwest Iowa track and cross country coach is retiring. Mark Kauk has led the girls’ track and cross country programs at Unity Christian high school for more than four decades.
The cancellation of the spring sports season prevented Kauk from coaching his final season.
Kauk says many of the team members continued to train on their own even after the season was cancelled.
Kauk on what kept him in coaching for more than 40 years.
Kauk led Unity Christian to six team state championships.