Elton Crochran II joined the Marshall University strength staff in August 2017. He is directly responsible for training and development of Swim & Dive, Men’s and Women’s Golf, and Cheer.
Before arriving at Marshall University, Elton spent the 2017 summer at IMG Academy in Bradenton, Florida. Elton has also spent 2 years as a graduate assistant at Hardin-Simmons University in Abilene, Texas. He also interned at Texas State, UT-San Antonio and Abilene Christian University.
In May of 2013 Elton earned his Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science form Abilene Christian University, where he also played football. He later earned his Master’s degree in Kinesiology from Hardin-Simmons University in May 2017.
Elton has maintained his NSCA CSCS since 2015 and has held his USAW Olympic weightlifting certification since 2014.