Head Football Coach
Duerr was named the 28th Head Football Coach at Beloit College on February 10, 2014.
Prior to taking the Buccaneer job he was the Assistant Head Coach and Defensive Coordinator at Tiffin University in Tiffin, Ohio.
A native of Bolivar, Ohio, he is a 2000 graduate of the College of Wooster, where he earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in biochemistry. He also holds a Master of Arts in Teaching degree from Averett University in chemistry, which he earned in 2004.
Before Tiffin, Duerr spent seven seasons as the defensive coordinator at the College of Wooster, his alma mater. He also was the defensive line coach at Ohio Northern University for one season and was a two-year graduate assistant at Averett University, coaching the running backs.Duerr played linebacker at Wooster from 1997-2000. Among the many highlights in his playing career were being a finalist for the Gagliardi Trophy, given annually to NCAA Division III’s Outstanding Football Player of the Year; twice earning First Team All-American honors; twice being named the conference Defensive Player of the Year; and becoming just the fourth player in conference history to earn First Team honors four straight seasons. He was inducted into the Wooster Hall of Fame in 2011.