MARIETTA - Jeff Filkovski has resigned as the head football coach of Marietta College, Director of Athletics Larry Hiser announced Wednesday.
spent five years as the head man for the Pioneers, leading his
teams to an overall record of 10-40 during his
"I appreciate the opportunity to have been the football coach at Marietta College
the past five years," Filkovski
"There was some good, as well as some bad.
I cared about the program, the college and most of all those players."
coaching career at Marietta
did include several highlights, including leading the Pios to an upset of No. 7-ranked Otterbein, 25-22, on a last second touchdown pass in 2009.
Coach 'Ski, as many call him, also saw 18 of his
players selected to All-OAC teams over the past five seasons.
was well-respected by his players and developed good relationships with many of them, including Adam Tate and Dan Starr, who were each assistant coaches for Marietta
"Marietta College would like to thank Coach Filkovski for his dedication to Pioneer football over the past five years," Hiser said.
overall time at Marietta College
"Through the years, all the way back to that first team, I got to coach a lot of good players," Filkovski