Teressa DiPerna, MS

Teressa DiPerna


Head Men's and Women's Cross Country/Track and Field Coach

Athletics Department

Teressa coaches, recruits, organizes, and mentors Dominican’s men’s and women’s cross country teams. Her coaching background includes NCAA D1, D2, D3, high school, and club coaching. As of fall 2019, she has been coaching for 19 years.


Humboldt State University, MS, Kinesiology

Humboldt State University, Teaching credentials in Adapted PE, PE and Health Education 

Penn State, BS, Health Education, Minor in Exercise Science

Honors and Awards

  • Former American record holder in women’s steeplechase
  • Former USATF National Champion
  • Dr. Nell Jackson Award Recipient from USATF
  • Hall of Fame Inductee PHS

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