David Gonzalez was named the National Men’s Assistant Coach of the Year for the 2022 NAIA Outdoor Track & Field season. Gonzalez, in his fourth year as assistant coach at St. Ambrose (Iowa), coached the Fighting Bees throwers to great success. His athletes accounted for 72 points in the Chicagoland Conference Outdoor Championships, including the top five places in the shot put as that unit rated No. 2 in the #EventSquad Rankings. His top thrower, Mykolas Saloninas, was runner-up in the shot put at the 2022 NAIA Outdoor Track & Field Championships.