Woody Bachman ’88

Alumni and Administrator

Football - Defensive Line and Strength in Athletics

Marc (Woody) Bachman will begin his fourth season with the Gustie football program in 2013, serving as the team's speed and strength coordinator and coaching defensive ends .  Prior to taking the job at Gustavus, Bachman was the head football coach at St. Peter High School for 12 seasons. Bachman has also served as defensive line coach at Augsburg College and Eden Prairie High School.  A 1988 graduate of Gustavus with majors in history and secondary social studies teaching, Bachman was a four-year member of the football team and was a contributor on the 1987 MIAC Championship team.  A Fairmont, Minn. native, Bachman was a three-year letterwinner as a running back and nose guard for the Gusties. He is currently the operations and maintenance supervisor for the St. Peter High School District where he coaches girls hockey and track. Bachman also serves as a member of the executive committee for the Minnesota Football Coaches Association. Marc lives in St. Peter with his wife Wendy ('87) and their four children, Beau ('14), Alina ('17), Chloe, and Avery.

Education

B.A. Gustavus Adolphus College '88, M.Ed Teaching and Learning St. Mary's University '03