Kevin Young came to Western Carolina University in July 2013 as the media relations director for women's volleyball, cross country, men's basketball, men's and women's track and field and women's tennis.
He spent three seasons at Wofford as the assistant athletic media relations director as the primary contact for the volleyball, women's basketball, men's and women's golf, and men's and women's cross country/track and field teams.
Prior to joining the Terriers, he served for two years as the Sports Information Director at Lees-McRae College. Young handled all of the public relations, marketing, press releases, and statistics for eighteen sports.
A 2008 graduate of Anderson University with a degree in communications with a concentration in public relations and marketing, he was the assistant sports information director for two years as a student and also worked game operations. Young played two seasons of baseball at Anderson before an injury cut short his career. He is a native of Lexington, South Carolina.