|Born||December 15, 1954|
|Alma mater||Seton Hall University|
|Coaching career (HC unless noted)|
|1980–1995||Seton Hall (Asst.)|
|Head coaching record|
|Accomplishments and honors|
|6× Big East Regular Season Championships (2005, 2007, 2008, 2012, 2015, 2018)|
5× Big East Tournament Championships (1997, 2010, 2012, 2015, 2018)
11× NCAA Regional Appearances
(1997, 2004, 2005, 2007, 2008, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2015, 2017, 2018)
1 NCAA Super Regional Appearance (2012)
|4× ABCA Northeast Region Coach of the Year (2004, 2005, 2007, 2008)|
8× Big East Coach of the Year (1996, 2005, 2007, 2008, 2012, 2015, 2017, 2018)
Blankmeyer played college baseball at Seton Hall University from 1973 to 1976. He served as an assistant coach at Seton Hall before serving as the head baseball coach at St. John's University from 1996 to 2019. Under Blankmeyer, St. John's won six Big East Conference Regular Season Championships and five Big East Tournament Championships. They appeared in ten NCAA Regionals and one NCAA Super Regional. Blankmeyer won eight Big East Coach of the Year Awards and four ABCA Northeast Region Coach of the Year Awards.
Head coaching record
|St. John's Red Storm (Big East Conference) (1996–2019)|
|1996||St. John's||26–18||14–10||3rd (American)||Big East Tournament|
|1997||St. John's||35–17||16–7||2nd (American)||NCAA Regional|
|1998||St. John's||28–17–1||14–7||3rd||Big East Tournament|
|1999||St. John's||32–22–2||13–10–1||5th||Big East Tournament|
|2004||St. John's||37–23||17–9||2nd||NCAA Regional|
|2005||St. John's||41–18||19–4||1st||NCAA Regional|
|2006||St. John's||40–19||16–10||4th||Big East Tournament|
|2007||St. John's||41–19||20–7||1st||NCAA Regional|
|2008||St. John's||42–16||20–7||1st||NCAA Regional|
|2009||St. John's||30–22||16–11||4th||Big East Tournament|
|2010||St. John's||43–20||16–11||4th||NCAA Regional|
|2011||St. John's||36–22||18–8||2nd||NCAA Regional|
|2012||St. John's||40–21||18–9||T–1st||NCAA Super Regional|
|2013||St. John's||23–35||10–14||T–6th||Big East Tournament|
|2014||St. John's||35–20||13–5||2nd||Big East Tournament|
|2015||St. John's||41–16||14–3||1st||NCAA Regional|
|2016||St. John's||28–26–1||9–9||4th||Big East Tournament|
|2017||St. John's||42–13||13–5||2nd||NCAA Regional|
|2018||St. John's||40–16||15–3||1st||NCAA Regional|
|2019||St. John's||31–23||9–9||T–3rd||Big East Tournament|
Postseason invitational champion
- "Edward Blankmeyer". Baseball-Reference.com. Archived from the original on July 15, 2014. Retrieved June 9, 2012.
- "2012 St. John's Red Storm Baseball Record Book" (PDF). St. John's Sports Information. Archived from the original (PDF) on June 9, 2012. Retrieved June 9, 2012.
- Zach Braziller (January 6, 2020). "Ed Blankmeyer hired by Mets to manage Brooklyn Cyclones". www.nypost.com. NYP Holdings, INC. Retrieved January 11, 2020.
- "2012 Big East Baseball Media Guide". BigEast.org. Archived from the original on June 9, 2012. Retrieved June 9, 2012.
- "#13 Arizona at St. John's" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on June 10, 2012. Retrieved June 10, 2012.
- "2013 Big East Conference Baseball Standings". D1Baseball.com. Jeremy Mills. Archived from the original on May 28, 2013. Retrieved May 27, 2013.
- Career statistics and player information from Baseball-Reference (Minors)