Willie Fritz Daughter: Brooke and Elaine Fritz are the daughters of the University of Houston’s head coach Willie Fritz. Willie also has a son named Wesley.
Brooke and Elaine share a strong bond with their father. Fritz never misses a chance to share his kids’ achievements on social media proudly.
Willie Fritz, born on April 2, 1960, is a former American football player and the 16th head coach of the University of Houston.
Fritz was a defensive back for the Gorillas while playing college football at Pittsburg State University.
Additionally, he showcased his skills as a point guard for the basketball team, displaying versatility and talent across both sports during his time at the university.
Between 1993 and 1996, he served as the head football coach at Blinn College. During his tenure, he led his teams to back-to-back NJCAA National Football Championships in 1995 and 1996.
From 1997 to 2009, he served as a head coach at the University of Central Missouri. Under his guidance, the Mules achieved their first post-season berth in 32 years, marking a significant milestone for the team during his tenure.
He also contributed his coaching expertise at Sam Houston State University and Georgia Southern University.
From 2016 to 2023, Fritz coached the football team of Tulane University before joining the University of Houston on December 3, 2023.
Who Are Brooke And Elaine Fritz?
Brooke and Elaine are the daughters of Willie Fritz. Elaine is the oldest daughter of Willie.
Brooke and Elaine have become accomplished professionals in their careers, finding success in their respective fields.
Willie Fritz Daughter Elaine Fritz
Elaine Fritz is a former sports reporter who transitioned her career to teaching in 2020. She worked as a sports reporter at KPRC for seven years.
She took to social media to announce her career shift. The ex-sports reporter expressed that teaching had always been her true passion.
According to her LinkedIn profile, Elaine worked at WCBD News 2 as a sports anchor for a year.
Willie Fritz Second Daughter Brooke Fritz
Brooke Fritz is a Tax Senior at Camillo Companies. She received her bachelor’s degree in accounting from Terry College of Business at UGA.
As per Brooke’s LinkedIn profile, she began her career as an Intern for Sr. Associate Athletic Director at Tulane University Athletics.
Later, she worked as a Tax Intern at Deloitte from June 2019 to August 2019. A year later, she joined the company as a Tax Consultant.
After two years, she earned a promotion to Tax Senior. Following a year in that position, she worked at Camillo Companies.
Talking about her personal life, Brooke is engaged to a guy named Mark Thompson.
Willie Fritz’s Son Wesley Pursed His Career In Football
Wesley Fritz walked in his father’s footsteps and pursued his football career. Wesley serves as a Director of Player Personnel and pro Liaison for Tulane Football.
Fritz completed his high school at Warrensburg High School, where he played both basketball & football for the Tigers.
He obtained his associate’s degree from State Fair Community College, where he was honored as the “Male Student-Athlete of the Year.”
Wesley completed his Bachelor’s in Kinesiology at Sam Houston State University and pursued a master’s in Coaching Education at Georgia Southern University.
Fritz has also been part of Eagle Football as Director of Player Personnel.
Speaking of his personal life, he is married to Rebecca. Wesley and Rebecca share a son named Grant William Fritz.