Jerry Schmitt

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Jerry Schmitt
Sport(s) Football
Current position
Title Head coach
Team Duquesne
Conference NEC
Record 76–54
Biographical details
Born (1960-09-16) September 16, 1960 (age 56)
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Playing career
1979–1981 Westminster
Position(s) Offensive lineman
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1983–1984 West Allegheny HS (PA) (OL/DL/JV)
1985–1987 Duquesne (assistant)
1988 Avonworth HS (PA) (OL/DL)
1989 Bethel Park HS (PA) (OL/DL)
1990–1991 South Fayette HS (PA)
1992 Duquesne (assistant)
1993–1999 Duquesne (OC)
2000–2004 Westminster
2005–present Duquesne
Head coaching record
Overall 104–75 (college)
Tournaments 0–1 (NCAA D-I playoffs)
Accomplishments and honors
Championships
3 MAAC (2005–2007)
3 NEC (2011, 2013, 2015)

Jerry Schmitt (born September 16, 1960) is an American football coach and former player. He is currently the head coach at Duquesne University, a position he had held since the 2005 season. Schmitt served as the head coach at Westminster College in New Wilmington, Pennsylvania from 2000 to 2004. He is an alumnus of Westminster College, where he played as an offensive lineman on the football team. Prior to receiving the head coach position at Westminster, Schmidt was an assistant at Duquesne and a high school football coach in Pennsylvania.

Head coaching record[edit]

College[edit]

Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
Westminster Titans (Presidents' Athletic Conference) (2000–2004)
2000 Westminster 8–2
2001 Westminster 4–5
2002 Westminster 6–4
2003 Westminster 5–5
2004 Westminster 5–5
Westminster: 28–21
Duquesne Dukes (Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference) (2005–2007)
2005 Duquesne 7–3 4–0 1st
2006 Duquesne 7–3 3–1 1st
2007 Duquesne 6–4 2–1 1st
Duquesne Dukes (Northeast Conference) (2008–present)
2008 Duquesne 3–7 2–5 6th
2009 Duquesne 3–8 2–6 T–7th
2010 Duquesne 7–4 5–3 3rd
2011 Duquesne 9–2 7–1 T–1st
2012 Duquesne 5–6 3–5 T–6th
2013 Duquesne 7–4 4–2 T–1st
2014 Duquesne 6–6 2–4 5th
2015 Duquesne 8–4 5–1 1st L FCS Playoffs First Round
2016 Duquesne 8–3 5–1 T–1st
Duquesne: 76–54 43–30
Total: 104–75
      National championship         Conference title         Conference division title

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