Robert Cire

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Robert Cire
Sport(s) Football
Biographical details
Born (1924-03-05)March 5, 1924
Donaldsonville, Louisiana
Died April 10, 2009(2009-04-10) (aged 85)
Cambridge, Maryland
Alma mater Delta State University (BA) Columbia University (MA)
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1957–1959 Livingston State
Head coaching record
Overall 2–22–1

Robert Cire (March 5, 1924 – April 10, 2009) was a football head coach and educator. He was born in Donaldsonville, Louisiana and raised in Greenville, Mississippi before he served in the U.S. Army Air Corps from 1943 to 1946 during World War II.[1] After his service, he earned a degree from Delta State College (now Delta State University) and a master's degree in education from Columbia University in 1950.[1] After he graduated, Cire served as a teacher at the City University of New York before taking a position at Livingston.[1]

He served as the head coach at Livingston State College (now the University of West Alabama) from 1957 through the 1959 season and compiled an overall record of two wins, 22 losses and one tie during his tenure there (2–22–1).[2] By 1970 he had become an educator and tennis coach at Cambridge-South Dorchester High School and retired in 1986.[1]

Head coaching record[edit]

Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
Livingston State Tigers (Alabama Collegiate Conference) (1957–1959)
1957 Livingston State 1–7
1958 Livingston State 1–6–1
1959 Livingston State 0–9
Livingston State: 2–22–1
Total: 2–22–1

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Robert A. Cire". Maryland Obituaries. Legacy.com. Retrieved November 29, 2011. 
  2. ^ DeLassus, David. "Robert Cire Records by Year". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved November 29, 2011.