Coach David Whitmire is a retired physical education teacher and head football coach at Davis Senior High School. Coach Whitmire led the Davis High football team for 20 years, from 1980 to 1999. Under his tenure, the Blue Devils had a record of 131-68-4, including 18 winning seasons, five league titles, and Davis High's only Section Championship in football (in 1988). Whitmire retired from teaching in 2006. He grew up in Davis and graduated from Davis High School in 1964.
- CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division 1 Football Champions (PDF)
- Retirement Story - DavisEnterprise.com
- Retirement Story - SACBEE.com (login required)
2006-07-21 02:10:44 Coach Whitmire was my 9th grade Biology teacher at Emerson Junior High School in 1972-73. He taught science, P.E. and coached the 9th grade football team, and other school sports. We were the Emerson Trojans, with purple and white as the school colors. He was a great teacher. —SharlaDaly
2006-10-25 15:17:15 He was my 10th grade P.E. teacher. He was quite cool, and you could tell he was really proud to be apart of Davis High. I still see him sometimes at football games, most recently the homecoming game. —CecilioPadilla
2007-02-23 12:10:13 He we was my PE teacher, his son is now a coach —StevenDaubert