Newman Athletic director Vic Trilli was rewarded with a second, five-year contract that begins July 1 with the added position of Vice President of Student Affairs. The new contract comes after — and in part because — Trilli applied for the open athletic director spot at Hutchinson Community College this spring, which triggered a social media movement among student-athletes using the hashtag #AthletesForTrilli. Trilli’s major project on the horizon involves turning the soccer practice fields into a tennis center and putting a soccer practice field next to the soccer stadium. He’s also bringing wireless internet to both the baseball and softball stadiums in order to stream games online. – Kansas. Read more.