Hayden Buckley

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Hayden Buckley
Sport(s) Football
Biographical details
Born c. 1930
Playing career
1949–1951 Ohio Wesleyan
Position(s) Quarterback
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1957–1959 Martins Ferry HS (OH)
1960 George Washington (backfield)
1961–1963 Virginia (assistant)
1964 George Washington (backfield)
1966–1972 West Virginia (DC/DB)
1973–1982 Waynesburg
Head coaching record
Overall 52–32–3 (college)
18–11–1 (high school)

Hayden Buckley (born c. 1930) is a former American football player and coach.[1]

Playing history[edit]

Buckley was a quarterback for the Wesleyan Battling Bishops football program from 1949 through the 1951 season. As of 2009, he still holds the school record for the longest pass play of all time at 91 yards.[2]

Coaching career[edit]

Buckley was the head college football coach for the Waynesburg Yellow Jackets located in Waynesburg, Pennsylvania. He held that position for 10 seasons, from 1973 until 1982.[3] His coaching record at Waynesburg was 52 wins, 32 losses and 3 ties.[4] As of the conclusion of the 2010 season, this ranks him #2 at Waynesburg in total wins and #6 at the school in winning percentage (.615).[5]


  1. ^ "Waynesburg's Baranik leaving for West Point". USA Today. June 26, 2011. Retrieved August 16, 20111.  Check date values in: |access-date= (help)
  2. ^ "Football Media Guide" (PDF). Ohio Wesleyan University. 2009. p. 60. Retrieved February 15, 2011. 
  3. ^ Shafer, Ian. "Waynesburg University (All seasons results)". College Football Reference. Retrieved February 14, 2011. 
  4. ^ "Waynesburg's Baranik leaving for West Point". USA Today. June 26, 2001. Retrieved February 15, 2011. 
  5. ^ "Waynesberg College Football Media Guide". Sidearm DMG. p. 79. Retrieved February 14, 2011.