Coach Ty Pfannenstiel is entering his 8th season of football at Gardner Edgerton High School and his 7th season under Coach Diener. Coach Pfannenstiel is coaching Wide Receivers at the Varsity level as well as calling the offense for the Junior Varsity. He teaches Introduction to Social Studies and U.S. History at GEHS.
Coach Pfannenstiel is a graduate of Ness City High School (’99) where he played Wide Receiver and Defensive Back for the Eagles. His senior season, he was selected to the Kansas Football Coaches Association Class 2-1A All-State team as a WR. Pfannenstiel played football at Garden City Community College before transferring to the University of Kansas to complete his degree in Education. He received his B.S. in Education from KU in 2004.
Coach Pfannenstiel’s wife, Sarah, is a Nurse at KU Medical Center. Their son, Jack, is 2 years old and absolutely loves the “Friday Night Lights.”