DePauw University & University of Dayton
Coach with Crew SC Since: 2007
Fun Fact: Married for over 25 years with 3 children
Dwight Burgess has been a coach with Crew SC since 2007. Before he began coaching with Crew SC, Dwight played in 2 OHSAA State Final Fours for Centerville High School. He then went on to play 2 years at DePauw University and the University of Dayton. He also has extensive club experience and was twice selected for USMNT Development camps. After his playing career, Dwight went into coaching. His experience includes 10 years of High School coaching, 20 years coaching with club teams, and over 20 years of college coaching including 2 years as an assistant at The Ohio State University, 10 years Head Coach at Capital University (Men), 8 years Head Coach at Capital University (Women), and he is currently the Head Coach at Wittenberg University. Dwight has received many accolades as a collegiate coach including coaching 6 conference championship teams, 4 nationally ranked teams, 3 NCAA tournament appearances, and was named conference, region, and state Coach of the Year. Besides coaching, Dwight has also been the TV/Radio broadcast voice of Crew SC since 1996. He enjoys coaching as a way to pass on the same type of positive experiences he had in his life on to the youth players of today.