One of the veteran members of the Villanova coaching staff, David Riede is in his 11th season with the Wildcats in 2017 and will be team’s Recruiting Coordinator in addition to working with the team’s safeties. Riede will specifically recruit several local schools in Chester County as well as Pennsylvania districts 3, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 and 10, in addition to nationally in Arizona, California, Hawaii, Nevada and Utah.
Riede has held several roles on the staff during his time at Villanova, and was most recently the cornerbacks coach for the last seven seasons and the program’s Director of Player Personnel for eight years. In that role, he was responsible for assisting with all aspects of the Wildcats recruiting efforts and he also served as the team’s liaison to the Academic Support and Compliance offices.
Riede came to Villanova from Allegheny College where he was an assistant from 2005-07. During his stay at Allegheny, Riede was responsible for coaching the wide receivers and overseeing all aspects of video coordination.
He is a 2003 graduate of Baldwin Wallace College where he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Criminal Justice. During his playing days at Baldwin Wallace, he was a two-year letterwinner in football and a three-year letterwinner in baseball. Riede earned a Master’s in Sport and Recreational Management from Kent State University in 2005.
Riede and his wife Lindsey reside in Wilmington. Del.