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Joel Swisher
Sport(s)Football
Biographical details
Born (1943-10-28) October 28, 1943 (age 76)
Head coaching record
Overall65–55–4

Joel Swisher (born October 28, 1943) is a former American football coach. He served as the head football coach at Dakota State University (1973–1976), Augustana College in Sioux Falls, South Dakota (1977–1980), Adams State College (1982–1983), and Jamestown College (1992–1994), compiling a career college football record of 65–55–4.

Coaching careerEdit

Swicher was the 16th head football coach at Adams State College—now known as Adams State University—in Alamosa, Colorado, serving for two seasons, from 1982 to 1983, and compiling a record of 7–10–2[1]

He was the head football coach at Jamestown College—now known as the University of Jamestown–in Jamestown, North Dakota for three seasons, from 1992 to 1994, tallying a mark of 15–12.[2]

Head coaching recordEdit

Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
Dakota State Trojans () (1973–1976)
1973 Dakota State 6–3
1974 Dakota State 6–4
1975 Dakota State 6–3–1
1976 Dakota State 8–2
Dakota State: 26–12–1
Augustana (South Dakota) Vikings (North Central Conference) (1977–1980)
1977 Augustana 7–4 4–3 T–2nd
1978 Augustana 4–5 2–4 6th
1979 Augustana 4–5 2–4 6th
1980 Augustana 2–7–1 2–5 6th
Augustana: 17–21–1 10–16
Adams State Grizzlies (Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference) (1982–1983)
1982 Adams State 3–4–2 3–3–2 4th
1983 Adams State 4–6
Adams State: 7–10–2
Jamestown Jimmies (North Dakota College Athletic Conference) (1992–1994)
1992 Jamestown 5–4
1993 Jamestown 4–5
1994 Jamestown 6–3
Jamestown: 15–12
Total: 65–55–4
      National championship         Conference title         Conference division title
Indicates BCS bowl, Bowl Alliance or Bowl Coalition game.

ReferencesEdit

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