Wayne Goddard

Wayne Goddard (June 9, 1914 – September 22, 1984) was an American football player and coach. He served as the head football coach at his alma mater, Southeast Missouri State University, from 1947 to 1951, compiling a record of 10–30–5.[1] Goddard coached at Dexter High School in Dexter, Missouri before serving the United States Navy officer during World War II. While in the service, he played for the 1942 Pensacola Naval Air Station Goslings football team.[2] Goddard was later an assistant principal at Cape Central High School in Cape Girardeau, Missouri.[3]

Wayne Goddard
Biographical details
Born(1914-06-09)June 9, 1914
Anna, Illinois
DiedSeptember 22, 1984(1984-09-22) (aged 70)
Playing career
1936–1937Southeast Missouri State
1942Pensacola NAS
Position(s)Tackle
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
c. 1940Dexter HS (MO)
1947–1951Southeast Missouri State
Head coaching record
Overall10–30–5 (college)

Head coaching recordEdit

CollegeEdit

Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
Southeast Missouri State Indians (Missouri Intercollegiate Athletic Association) (1947–1951)
1947 Southeast Missouri State 2–6–1 1–3–1 5th
1948 Southeast Missouri State 0–7–2 0–3–2 5th
1949 Southeast Missouri State 2–7 0–5 6th
1950 Southeast Missouri State 4–5–1 1–3–1 T–4th
1951 Southeast Missouri State 2–5–1 0–4–1 T–5th
Southeast Missouri State: 10–30–5 2–18–5
Total: 10–30–5

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Wayne Goddard". Southeast Missouri State Redhawks. Retrieved October 31, 2019.
  2. ^ "Wayne Goffard Plays on Naval Air Eleven". The Dexter Messenger. Dexter, Missouri. October 29, 1942. p. 1. Retrieved November 1, 2019 – via Newspapers.com  .
  3. ^ "Wayne Goddard's Social Club". Cape Central High School. Retrieved October 31, 2019.