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David Wade
David Wade
Title: Assistant Women's Basketball Coach
Phone: 540-377-2588
Email: dwade@bridgewater.edu
Assistant coach David Wade begins his 14th season as an assistant with the women's basketball program.

The 2010-11 Bridgewater squad went 22-4 and compiled the highest winning percentage (.846) of Wade's tenure.

In 2007-08, the Eagles became the first sixth-seed to ever win the ODAC tournament title. Bridgewater upset the #3, #2, and #1 seeds to capture Wade's second conference title. 

In 2005-06, the Eagles finished with a 24-7 record (tying the most wins in a season record) and received one of the at-large bids to the NCAA Division III tournaments. The Eagles advanced to the Sweet 16 with wins over Bates and Baruch, before falling to Southern Maine - the nation's top-ranked team- on USM's homecourt.

Coach Wade brings many years of coaching experience from various levels to the BC program. Prior to coming to Bridgewater, he was the head girls' coach at Stuarts Draft High School where his teams compiled an overall record of 88-32.

A graduate of James Madison University, Coach Wade earned his B.S. degree in health & exercise science and received endorsements in general science and Earth science. He is a retired teacher following a number of years at Stuarts Draft High School.

Wade and his wife, Ann, reside in Fairfield, Va.