Photo of Steve Hackney
is in his
26th season as the Grizzly equipment manager.
oversees all facets of the athletic equipment room operation.
In addition, he
is directly involved in the upkeep of Dahlberg Arena, Washington Grizzly Stadium, Dornblaser Track & Field and the UM South Campus soccer field, as well as all practice facilities.
A native of Hamilton, â€œHackâ€ received his
B.S. degree from UM
in health and physical education with an emphasis in athletic training and physical therapy in 1972.
He also earned a master's degree in health and physical education from Indiana State in 1974.
Hackney served three years in the Navy from 1962-65 and was a Spanish linguist.
wife Larae have two children: Tyler and Meghan.