Beginning that process as soon as possible is essential to your success. Kelly posted a record of 4-6 in 2018. Location: Chester, PA. Widener University is a private university in Chester, Pennsylvania. Your gift will have an immediate impact on our student-athletes and coaches in their pursuit of another Championship. Widener University Football Program Coaching & Recruiting Staff For anyone who is trying to get recruited it is critical to understand who to build a relationship with - and NCSA has got the info you need. This week he spoke about last Saturday's game against FDU-Florham, the scoring output of his defense and an improved running game against the Devils. Tom Creighton is entering his second season as a graduate assistant coach for Widener's Track & Field teams. December 14, 2018 Kelly out at Widener The Widener athletic department announced Friday that head football coach Mike Kelly is no longer employed at the university. Who else was coaching on the 1993 Widener team? He served as the head football coach at Widener University from 1969 to 1991, at Delaware Valley College from 1992 to 1995, and at La Salle University from 1997 to 2001, compiling a career college football coaching record of 212–111–1. 2020 Football Coaching Staff. Our head coach Bills won and players Bill Woodburn and TJ Hes gentlemen. Staff Directory Members By Category/Department; Name Title Phone Email Address; Ray Priore: George A. Munger Head Coach (215) 573-9229 (215) 573-9229: Bob Benson: Associate Head Coach/Defensive Coordinator 573-8227 573-8227: : Kevin Morris: Offensive Coordinator/Clarence S. Rockwell, VMD Quarterbacks Coach … Beginning next season, Seton Hill will play in the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference. 1993 Widener Football Coaches and Staff. He joined Widener after a four-year career with the Pride. Bill Zwaan (born November 9, 1954) in an American football coach, former football player, and former baseball coach. All right Bill, I'll let you go first --Well, I guess, from my perspective, my senior year was 2000, for football anyway so you know we all kind of grew up at Widener together and we were coach Zwaan's first team as as head coach and we were his first team to follow four years all the way through under his his guard. He is the head football coach at West Chester University, a position he has held since 2003.Zwaan was the head football coach at Widener University from 1997 to 2002. First Time: All first time members will receive a signature Widener University Football Brotherhood athletic shirt. ... Its greatest success has been winning the NCAA Division III National Championship in 1977 and 1981 under long-time coach Bill Manlove and reaching the semi-finals in 1979, 1980, and 2000. Mike Kelly (born February 11, 1958) is an American gridiron football coach and former player, scout, and executive. Texas A&M Aggies football land ESPN Junior 300 DE Malick Sylla Texas A&M received a commitment from DE Malick Sylla, the No. He replaces Scott Gural, who … He is the head football coach at Defiance College, a position he has held since 2018. Widener Football Video - Head Coach Mike Kelly Press Conference 09-13-17. 2020 Football Coaching Staff. Enrollment: 2903. The university has three other campuses: two in Pennsylvania (Harrisburg and Exton) and one in Wilmington, Delaware. West Chester and Cheyney are among the other 18 teams in … Stadium: Leslie C. Quick Jr. Stadium (4000) Surface: Turf. Coach Mike Kelly and The Pride are poised for continued success. Widener (OC) 2018–present: Defiance: Head coaching record; Overall: 41–57 (college) 13–23 (high school) Manny Matsakis (born Emmanouel M. Matsakis; April 16, 1962) is an American football coach and former player. Jump to navigation Jump to search. It’s a program that’s so rich in football tradition. A team that went twelve and two was undefeated in the Mac and advance to the NC AA semi finals with us today. Player and coach Erich Hof is known as the club's legend. William B. Manlove Jr. (born February 5, 1933) is a former American football coach. “It’s absolutely a dream come true. "We are thrilled to be able to hire Mike Barainyak to be the newest head coach of Widener football," said Shafer. Running Backs Coach/Video Coordinator 610-921-7862 610-921-7862: John Alicea: Tight Ends Coach 610-921-7826 610-921-7826: Tyler Sterner: Wide Receivers Coach Shaun Weaver: Special Teams Coordinator/Defensive Line Coach/ Assistant Recruiting Coordinator He led West Chester to an 8-3 mark, its most wins in a season since 1999. Pages in category "Widener Pride football coaches" The following 22 pages are in this category, out of 22 total. Staff Directory Members By Category/Department; Name Title Email Address Phone; Tom Perkovich: Head Coach - Offensive Coordinator, Offensive Line, Superbacks 570-372-4123 570-372-4123: Pat Ruley: Assistant Coach - Defensive Coordinator & Inside Linebackers : 570-372-4098 570-372-4098: Alan Zemaitis: Assistant Coach … December 14, 2018 Kelly out at Widener The Widener athletic department announced Friday that head football coach Mike Kelly is no longer employed at the university. This list may not reflect recent changes . Every Wednesday, Widener football head coach Mike Kelly speaks at the Philadelphia Football Coaches Media Luncheon. 618 were here. The Widener Pride football team represents Widener University in college football. News Releases. That year, he was also named to the MAC Winter Sportsmanship team for men's Indoor Track & Field. The Widener athletic department announced that head football coach Mike Kelly is no longer employed at Widener. Barainyak takes over as head coach of Widener Football Photo credit Matt Leon / KYW Newsradio. So create your free profile to become a verified NCSA Softball athlete and begin connecting with coaches at the Widener University Softball program today. Colors: Widener Blue, Gold. KYW Newsradio 1060. Acosta is the second Division III head coach that Syracuse has hired in as many days, and the third in the past 13 months. CHESTER, Pa. (Football) – Widener University Athletics Director of Athletics Jack Shafer announced the hiring of Mike Barainyak as the new head coach of the football program. The club's home ground Wiener Sport-Club Stadium (or Wiener Sport-Club Platz in German) dates back to 1904 and is considered as Austria's oldest actively used football field. Category:Widener Pride football coaches. By Matt Leon. 37 overall prospect in the 2022 class. Staff Directory Members By Category/Department; Name Title Email Address Phone; Dan Swanstrom: Head Football Coach 607/274-1143 607/274-1143: Trevor Warner: Defensive Coordinator 607/274-5719 607/274-5719: Mike Hatcher : Offensive Assistant Coach 607/274-1972 607/274-1972: … The Widener Football Champions Club supports one of the nation's most successful D-III programs. 2020 Football Coaching Staff. Isaac Collins is an American gridiron football coach and former player. Widener athletic director Jack Shafer said a national search for a new head coach will begin immediately. He served as the head football coach at Valdosta State University in Valdosta, Georgia from 1997 to 1999 and Widener University in Chester, Pennsylvania from 2014 to 2018. He is defensive backs and special teams coach at Bucknell University, a position he has held since 2019.Collins served as the head coach at Widener University in Chester, Pennsylvania from 2010 to 2012 and Seton Hill University in Greensburg, Pennsylvania from 2013 to 2018. The Football Brotherhood is open to all former players, coaches, trainers, student trainers, team managers and cheerleaders. Thank you very much for … October 28, 2017 Tickets punched for Week 11 and beyond Monmouth and St. Norbert claimed spots in the MWC title game, while Chapman clinched a return to the playoffs. WIDENER FOOTBALL coach Isaac Collins is moving onward and upward after 3 successful years in Chester. Coach: Mike Kelly (Bluffton '80) Conference: MAC. Main Athletics Office: 302-736-2435 Main Athletics Fax: 302-736-2549 Mailing Address Wesley College Attn: Athletics Department 120 N. State Street Dover, DE 19901 Assistant coach Mike Barainyak will assume the role of interim head coach during the search. Additional major personnel include: Specialists Ken Andres Widener was named the boys’ soccer coach on Tuesday, a second tenure for the man who guided the program to state titles in 2006 and 2014. Official Facebook page of the Widener Pride. Michael Widenor recently resigned after just one season as the Bulldogs’ head football coach, following a 2-8 season. Welcome to Blue and Gold backtrack where we take a look at some significant seasons in recent widener athletics history and today we're taking a look at the 2000 football season. As a senior in 2009, Creighton was a part of Widener's men's 4x100 meter relay team which captured a MAC Outdoor Championship. Gifts over $200: For gifts over $200.00 use the "other" field below the $200 membership option. Barainyak came to Widener in 2017 as the offensive line coach, before transitioning to offensive coordinator in 2018. Now, he’s ready for the next chapter of his career. February 13, 2019 02/13/2019 6:48 … While he was disappointed to have his team's season postponed, Widener football coach Mike Barainyak said he understood it was for safety reasons. Coaches Roster Schedule Stats JV Football Schedule Additional Links Print Season: 2019 2018