Davy Gnodle
Davy Gnodle
Title: Defensive Line Coach
Year: 1st
Previous College: Texas Southern University ('10)

Joining the Falcon coaching staff as the defensive line coach is Davy Gnodle, who spent the last three seasons on the University of Arizona coaching staff. In 2018, he worked with the outside linebackers after spending his first two seasons as a defensive analyst as a graduate assistant. He also spent 2014-15 as a defensive line coach at Cathedral High School and started his coaching career as a linebackers coach at Carson High School in 2012. In his three seasons as a high school assistant coach, nine of his players earned Division I scholarships.

Gnodle earned a scholarship to Texas Southern University as a linebacker after playing at El Camino College in 2005 and 2007. He prepped at Carson High.

Gnodle earned his Masters degree from the University of Arizona in Educational Leadership in 2017 after earning a Bachelor’s degree from Texas Southern University in Science and Health with an emphasis in Education in 2010.

Gnodle, 32, and his wife Shanyl have been married for almost seven years and have three children – Davy Jr. (5), Taliloa Silia (2) and Imela (1) and reside in Wilmington.