Patton began coaching at Penn College in 2015.
He previously coached at Division II Indiana University of Pennsylvania last year, where he was responsible for recruiting, practice schedules and transportation, among other duties. Patton was a decorated runner at both Bloomsburg University and IUP in both track and field and cross country. He was the PSAC 10,000 meter champion in 2013 and earned multiple academic honors.
Nick earned a BA in Criminal Justice from Bloomsburg in 2013 and a masters in Sport Science from IUP in 2015.
He was also an outstanding member of the cross country and track teams at Canton High School.