stop
Season Tickets
Shop
Season Tickets - Buy
Season Tickets - Seats
Uploaded Ad
Shop
Athletics Coaching Staff
Victor Ishmael
Assistant Strength Coach
Coach Info:
Position: Assistant Strength Coach
Alma Mater: South Carolina State, 1987
Email: v.ishmael@miami.edu

Victor Ishmael is currently in his 16th year at the University of Miami, and completing his 20th year in collegiate strength and conditioning. He has been responsible for overseeing and implementing programs for football, golf, rowing, softball, women's basketball, wrestling, cheerleading, and track and field.

A native of Neeses, South Carolina, Ishmael received his Bachelor’s degree in English Education from South Carolina State University in 1987. Ishmael is not only certified by Collegiate  Strength and Conditioning  Coaches  Association( CSCCA) as a Master Strength  Coach,  but also by the National Strength and Coaches Association ( NSCA) , as a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist( CSCS) , and Registered Strength and Conditioning Coach with Distinction(RSCC*D). 

He has work as an Assistant Strength Coach at the University of North Carolina from 1998 to 2001, prior to that he coach at the University of South Carolina from 1997 to 1998 and was a volunteer coach at the University of Georgia during the summer of 1996.

Coach Ishmael is married to Renee Davis Ishmael and they have five kids: Victor Jr, Aiyana, Jabari, Jessica and Marisa.