A former Columbia track & field All-American, Delilah DiCrescenzo joined Willy Wood’s coaching staff as an assistant coach in August of 2008. Prior to returning to Columbia, she served as an assistant coach at Bryn Mawr College for two years, working with cross country and track and field.
While competing at Columbia, she was a three-time Ivy League Heptagonals steeplechase champion and finished ninth in the steeplechase at the 2005 NCAA championships. DiCrescenzo holds the school and stadium records in the 3000m steeplechase. She graduated with a degree in sociology in 2005, and spent the summer of 2008 competing at the United States Olympic Trials, where she qualified for the finals of steeplechase.
DiCrescenzo is currently pursuing a Master’s Degree in Sports Management at Columbia, and runs professionally for Puma. She is one of only two sponsored Puma athletes in the United States.