David Dykeman

Associate Head of School; Varsity Baseball Head Coach; Varsity Football Head Coach

College of the Holy Cross – BA
SUNY at Albany – MEd

David Dykeman came to Cheshire Academy in 2012 and is currently the Associate Head of School and head coach for the Football and Baseball programs. He played football throughout high school and attended Holy Cross to play, before getting hurt. Following the end of his playing career, he served in the role of Student Assistant coach at Holy Cross before going on to coach at Albany, Bowdoin College, and the University of Maine. Prior to his time at CA, Coach Dykeman was the coach at Worcester Academy from 2008-2011. During his time at Worcester, he placed over 28 Division 1 or 1AA players, and in his first season at Cheshire he had a record of 7-2 while also placing 6 Division 1 players. He is an active member of the American Football Coaches Association and lives on campus with his wife Cori, International Student Coordinator, and their two daughters Sophia and Lyla.


phone: 203-439-7447 email: david.dykeman@cheshireacademy.org