Eddie Kienholz

Edgar H. Kienholz (May 18, 1889 – October 1, 1974) was an American football, basketball, and baseball coach.[1] He served as the head football coach at Santa Clara University from 1923 to 1924 and Occidental College from 1928 to 1931, compiling a career college football coaching record of 26–21–3. He was also Santa Clara's head basketball coach from 1923 to 1925 and head baseball coach in 1924.[2]

Eddie Kienholz
Biographical details
Born(1889-05-18)May 18, 1889
Bellingham, Minnesota
DiedOctober 1, 1974(1974-10-01) (aged 85)
Laguna Hills, California
Alma materConnecticut
Playing career
1910–1912Washington State
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1916–1922Long Beach Poly HS (CA)
1923–1924Santa Clara
1923–1925Santa Clara
1924Santa Clara
Head coaching record
Overall26–21–3 (college football)
6–18 (college basketball)
8–8 (college baseball)

Kienholz served as the head football coach at Long Beach Polytechnic High School from 1916 to 1922.[3]

Head coaching record

College football

Year Team Overall ConferenceStanding Bowl/playoffs
Santa Clara Missionites/Broncos (Independent) (1923–1924)
1923 Santa Clara 3–4–1
1924 Santa Clara 3–5–1
Santa Clara: 6–9–2
Occidental Tigers (Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference) (1928–1931)
1928 Occidental 7–2
1929 Occidental 6–2
1930 Occidental 4–42–2
1931 Occidental 3–4–12–2
Occidental: 20–12–1


  1. "Edgar Kienholz". Find a Grave. Retrieved October 18, 2018.
  2. "Santa Clara University". Baseball-Reference Bullpen. Retrieved October 18, 2018.
  3. "Football in Long Beachbasketball". Arcadia Publishing. Retrieved October 18, 2018.
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