Dave Brazell

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David Burl Brazell

Biographical Information[edit]

Dave Brazell served in the Marines and coached high school in Arkansas. Moving to Grand Canyon College in 1951, he coached golf, basketball and baseball. He took the baseball team to the 1969 NAIA College World Series, 1971 NAIA College World Series, 1973 NAIA College World Series and 1980 NAIA College World Series (a national title). He was the basketball coach for 13 years and baseball coach for 28 years. In all he spent 50 years at the school. His wife of 72 years also spent 38 years teaching at GCC.

Source: Grand Canyon bio, 1980 Prescott Courier article