In the time Calin Hantau has spent with the Hawks his presence and championship experience has no doubt had an impact. While assisting the 2012 IIT teams women’s cross country earned a 4th place conference finish as well as: three runner of the week award, the overall conference individual champion, the overall conference runner of the year, two Nationals Qualifiers, and a 2012 All American. Also in the 2012 season the women’s cross country team set an all-time program high while being ranked as high as 17th in the 2012 Women's Cross Country Coaches' Top 25 Poll.
Calin graduated from Lewis Clark University in 2008 and went on to earn his Masters while being the graduate assistant at Central Methodist University. While at CMU he coached 4 individual athletes who earned All American status for track and field.
A native of Romania Hantau currently resides in Chicago and has started his coaching duties at IIT this August.
|Phillip Cano||SR||Mid-Distance||6-0||Palatine, IL||William Fremd HS|
|William Carlson||FR||Sprints||5-11||Nolesville, TN||Ravenswood HS|
|Tyler Haag||JR||Sprints||5-9||165||Brownsburg, IN||Brownsburg High School|
|Jack Kosar||SR||Throws||5-9||Lake in the Hills, IL||Marian Central HS|
|Peter Lau||JR||Distance||6-0||Chicago, IL||Jones College Prep|
|James Liu||FR||Sprints||5-8||Sao Paolo, Brazil||Universidade Federal de Sao Carlos|
|Tommy Mai||FR||Sprints||6-0||Carol Stream, IL||Glenbard North HS|
|Mitchlie Martyr||FR||Mid-Distance||6-3||Babonneau, Santa Lucia||Sir Arthur Lewis CC|
|Andrew Montague||SR||Mid-Distance||5-9||Downers Grove, IL||Downers Grove North HS|
|Ethan Montague||SR||Mid-Distance||5-8||Downers Grove, IL||College of Dupage|
|Christian Nicholson||SR||Throws||5-6||Santa Maria, CA||Righetti HS|
|Quentin Shipley-Mellon||FR||Sprints||5-10||Saugatuck, MI||Holland Black River HS|
|Konrad Sniezek||SO||Sprints||6-1||Wilmette, IL||New Trier HS|
|Teva Venet||FR||Jumps||5-11||Livermore, CA||Granada HS|
|Landon Vowels*||SO||Mid-Distance||6-1||St Joseph, IL||St. Joseph-Ogden HS|
|Raman Walwyn-Venugopal||FR||Mid-Distance||5-10||St. John, Antigua||Antigua State College|
|Samuel Wietlispach||JR||Distance||6-1||Joliet, IL||Joliet West HS|
|Joe Yassin||FR||Throws||6-0||Barrington, IL||Barrington HS|