Ashburn, VA (Februray 13, 2015) – Riverside High School is pleased to announce Gina DeGaetano as head cross country coach. Coach DeGaetano was born and raised in Loudoun County. She graduated from Park View High School and received her undergraduate degree from James Madison University and Masters from Shenandoah University. She currently teaches at Belmont Ridge Middle School and has been coaching for the past five years.
DeGaetano coached Cross Country and Track and Field at Dominion High School for four years. While at Dominion she helped led the Boys team to a region runner up and the state meet where they placed 5th Overall in 2013. This past season she coached at Tuscarora High School where she helped lead the Husky Girls Cross Country team to a 5A State Championship and 3 boy state qualifiers. Coach DeGaetano began running in middle school and hasn’t stopped since. She is an active runner who loves all things running especially trail running.