Wave Myers

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Wave Myers
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Sport(s) Football
Biographical details
Born(1926-06-07)June 7, 1926
Lafayette, Indiana
Died February 14, 2008(2008-02-14) (aged 81)
Playing career
1949 Ball State
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1950–1952 Carmel HS (IN)
1953–1956 Rensselaer Central HS (IN)
1957–1958 Huntington North HS (IN)
1959 North Side HS (IN)
1960–1963 Marion HS (IN)
1964–1967 Ball State (line)
1968–1970 Ball State
Head coaching record
Overall 15–14 (college)

Charles "Wave" Myers (June 7, 1926 – February 14, 2008) was an American football player and coach. He served as the head football coach at Ball State University from 1968 to 1970, compiling a record of 15–14.

American football Team field sport

American football, referred to as football in the United States and Canada and also known as gridiron, is a team sport played by two teams of eleven players on a rectangular field with goalposts at each end. The offense, which is the team controlling the oval-shaped football, attempts to advance down the field by running with or passing the ball, while the defense, which is the team without control of the ball, aims to stop the offense's advance and aims to take control of the ball for themselves. The offense must advance at least ten yards in four downs, or plays, and otherwise they turn over the football to the defense; if the offense succeeds in advancing ten yards or more, they are given a new set of four downs. Points are primarily scored by advancing the ball into the opposing team's end zone for a touchdown or kicking the ball through the opponent's goalposts for a field goal. The team with the most points at the end of a game wins.

Ball State University public university in Muncie, Indiana, United States

Ball State University, commonly referred to as Ball State or BSU, is a public coeducational research university in Muncie, Indiana, United States, with two satellite facilities in Fishers and Indianapolis. On July 25, 1917, the Ball brothers, industrialists and founders of the Ball Corporation, acquired the foreclosed Indiana Normal Institute for $35,100 and gave the school and surrounding land to the State of Indiana. The Indiana General Assembly accepted the donation in the spring of 1918, with an initial 235 students enrolling at the Indiana State Normal School – Eastern Division on June 17, 1918.

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Head coaching record

College

Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
Ball State Cardinals (NCAA College Division Independent)(1968–1970)
1968 Ball State 5–4
1969 Ball State 5–5
1970 Ball State 5–5
Ball State: 15–14
Total: 15–14

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