DOVER, Del. – Wesley College Professor of Science Tommye Staley and Dr. John Paul Muczko, an Associate Professor of Kinesiology served as Faculty Football Coaches for the Week as the Wolverines prepared for the Alfred State matchup on Saturday, November 16.
Professor Staley worked with the defense throughout the week and broke practice on Thursday evening with, "How are we going to beat Alfred State?" and the team responded, "Together!" Dr. Muczko, a well-respected sports psychologist who has worked for over 20 years with NFL kickers and punters, assisted with the special teams units. Dr. Muczko also gave the team a pregame speech on Friday night.
"Our faculty coaches did a great job working with the kids and our players got great benefit working with Professor Staley and Dr. Muczko," said head coach Mike Drass.
Both professors were on the field all game as the 15th-ranked Wolverines defeated Alfred State, 47-0, in the regular season finale.