Mel Tjeerdsma

Coach, American football head coach

1946 –

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Who is Mel Tjeerdsma?

Mel Tjeerdsma is a retired American football coach and the athletic director at Northwest Missouri State University in Maryville, Missouri. He served as the head coach at Austin College in Sherman, Texas from 1984 to 1993 and at Northwest Missouri State University from 1994 until his retirement after the 2010 season. In his 27 years as a head coach, Tjeerdsma compiled a career college football record of 242–82–4. He led the Northwest Missouri State Bearcats to three NCAA Division II National Football Championships and four additional NCAA Division II titles games.

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Born
May 24, 1946
Springfield
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • Northwest Missouri State University

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on July 23, 2013

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