Sports Performance Coaching Staff
Assistant Sports Performance Coach (Football)
Luke Barthel joined the Duke athletic department in July of 2008 and serves as an assistant strength and conditioning coach. Barthel works primarily with Duke’s football and baseball programs.
A native of Jackson, Miss., Barthel spent two years working in the Ole Miss strength and conditioning department, serving as both a graduate assistant coach and assistant coach.
Barthel spent four seasons (2003-06) as a member of the Ole Miss baseball program where he helped the Rebels to a 166-90 (.648) overall record with four NCAA Tournament berths, two NCAA Regional championships (2005 & 2006), one SEC Western Division title (2005) and one SEC Tournament crown (2006). He earned his undergraduate degree in recreational management from Ole Miss in 2006.