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Athletics Department Staff

Michael Horstman

Director of Athletics

Michael played both soccer and baseball at Plainfield High School. He continued his athletic career playing collegiate soccer at St. Joseph’s University prior to transferring to Purdue where he obtained a Bachelor’s Degree in Law and Society. He then went on to receive his Master’s in Education with Specialization in School Administration at Indiana Wesleyan University and completed the Principals Licensure Program. Prior to accepting his current position at Heritage, Michael served as Associate Athletics Director for 4 years and was an Athletics Director at both Christel House Academy and Fall Creek Academy. Michael and his wife, Heidi, have a daughter, Lola.

Dr. Enzley Mitchell IV

Associate Athletics Director

Dr. Enzley Mitchell IV joins the Heritage family after working in higher education for the last 15 years at the NCAA Division I, Division III and NAIA levels. During his time in higher education he served in the roles of Director of Athletics, Head Men's Basketball Coach, and Sports Information Director. In addition to various leadership positions in intercollegiate athletics, Mitchell most recently worked as a Kinesiology and Sport Management Professor at Ball State University and Bethel University. Enzley earned his B.A. in Business Administration from Spring Arbor University where he was also a first team all-conference basketball player. He earned an M.A. in Recreation & Sport Management from Indiana State University and his Ph.D. in Sport Administration from Concordia University. Following graduation from Spring Arbor, Enzley played and coached professional basketball in Europe.

Eric Rausch

Assistant Athletics Director

Eric played football for 4 years at Winamac Community High School where he lettered for 3 years. After graduation, he attended DePauw University where he played football and obtained a BA degree in Earth Science with a minor in Kinesiology/Coaching. Eric went on to earn his Masters of Higher Education with a Certificate in Leadership from North Park University. Eric has an extensive history of coaching at both the high school and collegiate level. His previous experience includes: assistant football coach at Manchester University, North Park University and DePauw University as well as assistant track and field coach at Franklin Community High School. Eric and his wife, Becky, have a son, Charlie.

Sherman Williams

Athletics Facilities Manager

Sherman played basketball for Indiana State University from 1983-1986 and still holds the school’s record for consecutive starts and minutes played. He led Indiana State in scoring in each of his four seasons and averaged more than twenty points in his final three years in Terre Haute. He was selected as an All-American in 1983, 1985, and 1986, and was inducted into the ISU Hall of Fame in 2010. A two-time member of the All Missouri Valley Conference first team, Williams is one of three ISU Sycamores on the MVC All-Centennial team, joining Larry Bird and Carl Nicks. Williams also was honored by his high school, Washington High School, in Indianapolis in 2013, when he was inducted into the high school’s basketball Hall of Fame. For the past thirteen years, Heritage has been blessed by Williams’ presence, as he tends to our athletics facilities and even helps to direct traffic to and from campus on busy 75th Street. He still loves basketball and shares the experience through individual training with Heritage students who want some extra help on the court.

Jennifer Somers

Athletics Administrative Assistant

Jennifer has been part of the HCS family for almost 25 years. (Her husband is 8th grade US History teacher, Len Somers.) After staying home with their 4 children, she joined the Heritage staff in the Early Childhood Department for four years. Since that time, Jennifer has served the community as a 911 Dispatcher. She is very excited to rejoin the HCS staff as the Athletics Administrative Assistant. She loves sports of all kinds (especially when her children were participating at HCS), and is an avid long-distance runner. She looks forward to using her organizational and "people" skills to serve the athletics department, student athletes and their families.