Joe Barber joined the Coker University men's lacrosse staff in August 2019.
Barber comes to Hartsville after a four-year playing career at fellow South Atlantic Conference institution Catawba College. He was a four-year starter for the Indians, and was a Second Team All-Conference selection as a junior. As a senior, he was a First Team All-Conference selection and a finalist for SAC Player of the Year. He was also a participant in the DI/DII USILA All-Star Game. He was also a member of the Catawba men's track and field team during the 2016-17 school year. Away from the field, he was a member of the Sports and Health Sciences Society as well as the Catawba College gospel choir.
The 2019 Catawba graduate and Upper Marlboro, Md. native holds a Bachelor's of Science in exercise science, and is currently pursuing a Master's of Science in college athletic administration at Coker.