Austin Alonge, who is also an Academic Counselor at the Mercyhurst Erie campus, brings a substantial amount of experience to the MNE department. Alonge earned an assiciates degree from MNE, before earning a B.S in Sports Medicine, and a Masters in OL: Higher Education Administration. Alonge has completed all of his schooling at Mercyhurst, where he was also a part of the baseball program, helping the team to its first ever World Series. Throughout his graduate work, Alonge worked in the athletic department at Mercyhurst North East as a Graduate Assistant. Alonge also acted as the Business Manager for the Jamestown Jammers before rejoing Mercyhurst in the Summer of 2018. While working with Student-Athletes, Alonge performed duties which involved athletic eligibility, compliance, and gameday operations.