Head Coach - Marco Anzures
Marco Anzures takes over as the head women’s cross country coach in 2015. Anzures comes to San Diego City College after spending the 2013-14 season as head men’s and women’s cross country coach at Cerritos College in Norwalk, CA. He coached athletes at University City High School in 2011-12 and at the University of San Diego in 2012-13.
At Cerritos College, Anzures guided the men’s and women’s teams to fourth and fifth place finishes, respectively, at the California Community College Athletic Association (CCCAA) State Cross Country Championships. In addition, he had an individual place sixth overall in the men’s competition. These finishes equaled or bettered all-time program bests.
During the 2014 CCCAA track & field season, Anzures guided five athletes to the state meet where they took first (men’s 1500m), third (men’s 1500m), and sixth (men’s 800m), respectively.
Anzures competed at the University of California Los Angeles on the cross country and track & field teams from 2005-2010. He was a three-time NCAA Division I championship qualifier in cross country and earned PAC-10 conference and West region honors in 2009. As a member of the track & field team, Anzures posted a personal best of 29:00 in the 10,000m, which ranks fifth all-time at UCLA.
Academically, Anzures was a three-time selection to the UCLA Athletic Director’s Honor Roll and also earned multiple PAC-10, MPSF, and USTFCCCAA academic team honors. He graduated from UCLA with a B.A. degree History and earned his M.S. degree in Exercise Science in 2013 from California University of Pennsylvania.
Anzures graduated from St. Augustine High School in San Diego as a six-time league champion in cross country and track & field, as well as a two-time All-State selection in cross country. Anzures currently coaches his wife, Natasha LaBeaud, a Canadian distance standout. In addition, he and his wife operate a youth non-profit, 2nd Recess, that uses running as an obesity prevention tool. He and Natasha live in San Diego near Balboa Park.
Head Coach: Marco Anzures
Phone: (619) 388-3700