Pete Ankney
Biographical details
Bornc. 1932
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1958Fairmont HS (OH) (assistant)
1959–1960Fairmont HS (OH)
1961–1962Canton McKinley HS (OH)
Head coaching record
Overall4–14–2 (college)

William T. "Pete" Ankney (born c. 1932) is a former American football coach. He served as the head football coach at the University of Dayton from 1963 to 1964, compiling a record of 4–14–2.[1] Before he was hired at Dayton in December 1962, Ankney coached high school football in the state of Ohio, at Fairmont High School in Kettering and Canton McKinley High School in Canton.[2]

Ankney is the uncle of former Bowling Green State University head football coach Moe Ankney.[3]

Head coaching record


Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
Dayton Flyers (NCAA University Division independent) (1963–1964)
1963 Dayton 1–7–2
1964 Dayton 3–7
Dayton: 4–14–2
Total: 4–14–2


  1. ^ "Pete Ankney". Dayton Flyers. Retrieved October 16, 2019.
  2. ^ "Pete Ankney Named Dayton Grid Coach". Palladium-Item. Richmond, Indiana. Associated Press. December 27, 1962. p. 14. Retrieved October 31, 2019 – via open access.
  3. ^ "Moe Ankney" (PDF). Bowling Green Falcons. Retrieved October 30, 2019.