Dave Wiemers
Current position
TitleAssistant head coach, defensive coordinator
TeamPittsburg State
Biographical details
Born (1968-04-18) April 18, 1968 (age 52)
Clay Center, Kansas
Playing career
Head coaching record
Accomplishments and honors
MIAA Coach of the Year

David Wiemers (born April 18, 1968) is an American football coach. He is the assistant head football coach and defensive coordinator at Pittsburg State University.[1] Wiemers served as the head football coach at Emporia State University from 2001 to 2006, compiling a record of 35–32.

Playing career[edit | edit source]

Wiemers played college football at Dodge City Community College and then at Washburn University in Topeka, Kansas from [2]

Coaching career[edit | edit source]

Emporia State[edit | edit source]

Wiemers was the 21st head football coach for Emporia State University in Emporia, Kansas from 2001 until the end of the 2006 season. He led Emporia State to a record of 35 wins and 32 losses in six seasons as head coach after serving as an assistant for two years, becoming the fourth-most winning head coach in the history of the program.[3]

Following a 5–6 record his first season, he led the Hornets to consecutive 9–3 years in 2002 and 2003. The two-year span included a victory in the 2002 Mineral Water Bowl and ESU’s first-ever appearance in the NCAA Playoffs in 2003, earning him the MIAA Coach of the Year after the 2003 season.

Tarleton State[edit | edit source]

Wiemers served as the offensive coordinator at Tarleton State University in Stephenville, Texas for the 2007 season.[4]

Personal[edit | edit source]

Dave's brother, Jon Wiemers, is the assistant head coach and offensive line coach for Southeast Missouri State University in Cape Girardeau, Missouri. His sister, Suzie Fritz, is the head volleyball coach at Kansas State University.[5]

Head coaching record[edit | edit source]

Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
Emporia State Hornets (Mid-America Intercollegiate Athletics Association) (2001–2006)
2001 Emporia State 5–6 3–6 T–7th
2002 Emporia State 9–3 6–3 T–3rd W Mineral Water Bowl
2003 Emporia State 9–3 7–2 T–1st L NCAA Division II First Round
2004 Emporia State 5–6 4–5 T–5th
2005 Emporia State 4–6 3–5 6th
2006 Emporia State 3–8 2–7 8th
Emporia State: 35–32 25–28
Total: 35–32
      National championship         Conference title         Conference division title
Indicates BCS bowl, Bowl Alliance or Bowl Coalition game.

References[edit | edit source]

External links[edit | edit source]

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