Jorge Colin is entering his eighth season as the men's and women's Cross County Coach, five years of which were as an assistant and this past year as the head coach. Jorge was born in Laredo, TX and raised in Del Rio, TX, where he attended Del Rio High School and was a High School Cross Country standout athlete.
While earning his Associates degree at CLC, Jorge was a NJCAA Cross Country National Qualifier in the year 2009. After completing his Associates, Jorge went on to study at Southern Illinois University located in Carbondale, IL. where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Workforce Education and Development.
Jorge began coaching in 2010 as an Assistant Coach for College of Lake County. He has qualified at least two of his athletes every year to the National Meet since 2010 and also coached during CLC's first ever outright Conference Championship Title and Region Crown.
Jorge is a true supporter of the NJCAA motto and strongly feels that opportunities start here. He believes CLC provides a solid foundation to students before making the transition to the larger schools both academically and in athletics.
Jorge currently resides in Libertyville, IL.