|File:Head Football Coach at Wilmington College- 2014-03-10 16-33.jpeg|
|Born||August 16, 1967|
|Alma mater||Ohio Northern University|
|Head coaching record|
Stacey Hairston (born August 16, 1967) is an American gridiron football coach and former player. He is the defensive coordinator at Urbana University in Urbana, Ohio. Hairston was head football coach at Wilmington College in Wilmington, Ohio from 2013 until 2016. He served as the interim head coach at Ohio Northern University for one season, in 2003.
For the vast majority of his career Hairston was a coach at Ohio Northern University culminating as being named interim head coach in 2003. Hairston has also been on the coaching staff of the Edmonton Eskimos of the Canadian Football league and of Bluefield College. Hairston was also the women's golf coach at Ohio Northern and is a six handicap as a player.
Hairston became the coach at Wilmington College in Wilmington, Ohio for the 2013 season, which plays in the Ohio Athletic Conference (the same conference as Ohio Northern). In his first two seasons, the Quakers compiled a record of 0–20. Hairston's first victory as head coach of Wilmington came in first game of the 2015 season, a 14–10 win over non-conference opponent Bluffton. His teams lost every game remaining that year and were winless the following season, in 2016. Hairston resigned from his post at Wilmington on November 18, 2016, having collected record of 1–39 over four seasons with no wins in conference play.
Head coaching recordEdit
|Ohio Northern Polar Bears (Ohio Athletic Conference) (2003)|
|Wilmington Quakers (Ohio Athletic Conference) (2013–2016)|
|†Indicates BCS bowl, Bowl Alliance or Bowl Coalition game.|
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 "Former NFL player, D-III head coach takes Wilmington job". D3football. December 19, 2012. http://www.d3football.com/notables/2012/12/former-d3-coach-nfl-player-returns. Retrieved February 5, 2016.
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 2.2 Leader, The (June 9, 2008). "Hairston helping out old friend". Canada.com. http://www.canada.com/reginaleaderpost/news/sports/story.html?id=9a15e0b5-c836-40b1-9e13-9ee47af09340. Retrieved February 5, 2016.
- Urbana profile
- Wilmington profile
- Career statistics and player information from NFL.com • Pro-Football-Reference