Offensive Coordinator / Wide Receivers Coach
Alex Kretzschmar is in his first season as an assistant coach/offensive coordinator/wide receivers coach for the Dakota State (S.D.). Trojan Football team.
Kretzschmar has been the assistant coach for Colby College in Waterville, Maine for the past three years. He was the quarterbacks/wide receivers' coach, assistant recruiting coordinator, academic coordinator and video coordinator for the Mules.
Kretzschmar was the graduate assistant coach for Saint Ambrose (Iowa) from 2013-15, where he earned his master's degree in organizational leadership. While at SAU, he coached wide receivers, worked with special teams, and was the head coach of the junior varsity football team.
His other coaching experience included an assistant coach in charge of wide receivers at North Park University in 2012. In addition, Kretzschmar was a student coach at St. Norbert (Wis.) College, where he earned his bachelor's degree in business administration in 2010.
He was a three-year letter winner at St. Norbert and played wide receiver on the football team. He received a coaches' award during his final season.
Assistant Football Coach
Josh Ok is entering his third season with the Dakota State University's football coaching staff. This year, he is in his first season as Assistant Football/Baseball coach at DSU.
He has coached offense and defense for the past two seasons, working with tight ends and cornerbacks.
Ok was a graduate of the University of Illinois. He worked as a football student manager during his undergraduate years and also a quality control assistant for special teams.
He is a native of Libertyville, Ill. and currently resides in Madison.