Donald Day

Originally from Akron, Ohio, Donald Day is the Director of Strength and Conditioning at Georgia Southern University a role he assumed in May of 2019. He moved into this role after serving as the assistant director for the football team in the 2018-19 year. In his position, he oversees all aspects of sports performance for all Olympic Sports at Georgia Southern. Donald directly works with baseball, volleyball and women’s soccer.Prior to Georgia Southern, he served as the interim director of football strength and conditioning for the University at Buffalo. Before Buffalo, Don served as an assistant strength coach at WKU during their 2016 C-USA championship run. Don has also had previous stops at American University, Robert Morris, Bowling Green State and the University of Akron where he received his masters in sports science and coaching. He received his bachelor's degree in strength and conditioning at The University of Findlay while also playing football for the school. He is certified through the CSCCA with the S.C.C.C (strength conditioning coaches certification). He also holds certificates in Precision Nutrition (PN Level 1) and the USAW. Don resides in Statesboro, GA with his wife Brianna Day and their dog Fritz.