Mike Sirianni

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Mike Sirianni
Sport(s) Football
Current position
Title Head coach
Team Washington & Jefferson
Conference PAC
Record 128–30
Biographical details
Born (1972-03-22) March 22, 1972 (age 45)
Playing career
1990–1993 Mount Union
Position(s) Wide receiver
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1996–1997 Mount Union (assistant)
1998 Wilkes (OC)
1999–2002 Washington & Jefferson (OC/QB)
2003–present Washington & Jefferson
Head coaching record
Overall 128–30
Bowls 2–0
Tournaments 6–9 (NCAA D-III playoffs)
Accomplishments and honors
Championships
7 PAC (2004, 2006–2008, 2012–2014)

Mike Sirianni (born March 22, 1972) is an American football coach and former player. He is currently the head football coach for Washington & Jefferson College is Washington, Pennsylvania, a position he has held since the 2003 season after succeeding Pittsburgh Steelers great John Banaszak. Sirianni has compiled a record of 101–24 in 11 seasons as head coach.[1] Sirianni's winning percentage of .846 is second best among active head coaches with at least five years of experience in NCAA football, trailing only that of Mount Union coach Larry Kehres, for whom he played.[2] In his first 11 years of coaching at Washington & Jefferson, he won PAC Coach of the Year five times.[3]

Sirianni attended Mount Union College, where he was a wide receiver on the school's first NCAA Division III National Football Championship-winning team in 1993.[4] He worked as an assistant coach for Mount Union in 1996 and 1997 on teams that won two more NCAA Division III national titles.[4]

Head coaching record[edit]

Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
Washington & Jefferson Presidents (Presidents' Athletic Conference) (2003–present)
2003 Washington & Jefferson 9–2
2004 Washington & Jefferson 12–1 5–0 1st L NCAA Division III Quarterfinal
2005 Washington & Jefferson 9–2 5–1 L NCAA Division III First Round
2006 Washington & Jefferson 10–2 6–0 1st L NCAA Division III Second Round
2007 Washington & Jefferson 10–1 6–0 1st L NCAA Division III First Round
2008 Washington & Jefferson 11–2 5–1 T–1st L NCAA Division III Quarterfinal
2009 Washington & Jefferson 9–2 5–1 L NCAA Division III First Round
2010 Washington & Jefferson 9–2 6–1 2nd W ECAC Southwest
2011 Washington & Jefferson 6–4 5–3 2nd
2012 Washington & Jefferson 8–3 7–1 T–1st L NCAA Division III First Round
2013 Washington & Jefferson 8–3 7–1 T–1st L NCAA Division III First Round
2014 Washington & Jefferson 10–2 7–1 T–1st L NCAA Division III Second Round
2015 Washington & Jefferson 8–2 6–2 T–3rd
2016 Washington & Jefferson 9–2 6–2 T–3rd W ECAC Presidents Bowl
Washington & Jefferson: 128–30
Total: 128–30
      National championship         Conference title         Conference division title

References[edit]

  1. ^ "W&J Football Coaching Staff:Head Coach Mike Sirianni". Washington & Jefferson College. Retrieved March 1, 2010. 
  2. ^ Kindberg, Scott (August 19, 2009). "Mike Sirianni On An Impressive List". The Post-Journal. Archived from the original on March 1, 2010. Retrieved March 1, 2010. 
  3. ^ "W&J's Sirianni named PAC Coach of the Year". Observer-Reporter. November 13, 2012. Archived from the original on November 13, 2012. Retrieved November 13, 2012. 
  4. ^ a b Mackall, Dave (November 22, 2009). "Mt. Union thumps Washington & Jefferson". Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. 

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