Brianna Stevens was named an assistant coach with the University of California San Diego cross country and track & field programs in July of 2017.
Before coming to La Jolla, Stevens served as an assistant cross country and track and field coach at UC Irvine from 2016-17. She assisted the UCI women's cross country team to a seventh-place finish at the Big West Championships while helping the men finish fourth. During the track and field season, Stevens primarily assisted with the distance events.
A 2014 graduate of Wingate (N.C.) University, she earned her bachelor's degree in community and commercial recreation with a concentration in coaching and personal training.
At Wingate, Stevens was a member of the cross country and track and field teams from 2010-14 and was captain of the 2013 and 2014 cross country squads that qualified for the national championships. She was a three-time All-South Atlantic Conference selection and an NCAA Division II Cross Country All-Southeast Region performer in 2013 and 2014. Stevens was also an NCAA Division II Cross Country Academic All-American and a three-time USTFCCCA All-Academic Team honoree.
Stevens earned her Track and Field Technical Event Coaching Certification from U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA). Stevens received her Coaching Principles Certification through the American