Dave Marendt joined the football coaching staff as offensive line coach in 1999 and began coaching running backs four seasons later. In 2013 and 2014, he served as split ends coach. Marendt will coach defensive backs in 2015.
Marendt earned his bachelor’s degree from St. Joseph’s College in Rensselaer, Ind. in 1971 and his master’s degree from Indiana University in 1978. He previously was head coach at Mt. Vernon (Hancock County), Lebanon, North Atlanta and Edinburgh high schools.
Marendt also was head wrestling coach at Mt. Vernon and North Atlanta. He continues to teach at Edinburgh.
Marendt and his wife, Deb, reside in Greenwood, Ind. and have two children, Audi and Ali.