1900-1959

 
  Johnny Lujack (2009)

As a sophomore at Notre Dame in 1943, Lujack started at halfback but was moved to quarterback when starter Angelo Bertelli was called into service. In his first game at that position, he completed 8 of 15 passes for 237 yards and 2 touchdowns and scored a touchdown rushing in a 26-0 upset of Army.

Read Johnny Lujack's full biography

John Lujack  
 
 
  John Woodruff* (2009)

John Woodruff a former track standout at Connellsville High School blazed into the record books with his Gold Medal victory in the 800 meters at the 1936 Summer Olympics in Berlin.

Woodruff in his high school days had wanted to play football, but his mother felt the practices took up too much of his time, so he was encouraged by a coach to join the track team.

Read John Woodruff's full biography

Woodruff Picture  
 
 
 

Robert "Rip" Haley (2010)

Over the years Fayette County has been blessed with many athletes who excelled at more than one sport. One of the best, who played three sports, was former South Union High School star Robert “Rip” Haley.

Read Robert "Rip" Haley's full biography

Haley  
 
 
 

Charley Hyatt* (2010)

Uniontown High School has a great basketball tradition. The roots of that tradition can be traced back to Coach Abe Everhart Sr. and his star player
Charley Hyatt.

Read Charley Hyatt's full biography

Hyatt  
 
 
 

Ed Roebuck (2011)

Ed Roebuck admits he once pitched over 400 innings during a season in the minor leagues and winter ball. That is quite a departure from the way pitchers are handled today.

Read Ed Roebuck's full biography

Roebuck  
 
 
 

Frank Wydo* (2011)

Through the years Fayette County has had some outstanding football players. Big Frank Wydo from German Township ranks with the best of them.

Read Frank Wydo's full biography

Wydo  
 
 
 

Pat Mullin* (2012)

Fayette County has a long and very rich baseball history. One of the brightest stars in the county’s baseball galaxy was former Redstone High star Pat Mullin.

Read Pat Mullin's full biography

Pat Mullin  
 
 
 

John “Wally” Schroyer* (2012)

Former Connellsville High School star athlete John “Wally” Schroyer was a part of the great generation – he starred on the football field and the basketball court and in track – but answered the call when duty called.

Read John "Wally's" Schroyer's full biography

Wally Schroyer  
 
 
 

Harry Clarke* (2013)

Welcome to Sports Challenge, your toss up question for 10 points is - In 1940; the Chicago Bears routed the Washington Redskins 73-0 in the NFL championship game. Name the only Bear player to score two touchdowns in that game? Tick........Tick........Tick........Beep! The answer - Harry Clarke, who scored on a 44 yard run and a 1 yard run.

Read Harry Clarke's full biography

Harry Clarke  
 
 
 

Henry “Hank” Oppermann (2014)

During the 1940’s, 1950’s and into the 1960’s Fayette County was a fertile recruiting ground for college football and basketball. Henry“Hank”Oppermann is just one in a long list of players who went on to play college football during this era.

Read Henry “Hank” Oppermann full biography

 
 
 
 

Tom Sankovich (2015)

On Apr. 13, 2007 Connellsville High School named its baseball field Thomas E. Sankovich Field in honor of its former coach.

It was a well-deserved honor for a man who has left his imprint on Fayette County athletics as a coach and a player.

Read Tom Sankovich full biography

 
 
 
 

Bill Thomas (2016)

Bill Thomas was as tough as the bricks he used to make in the brickyard.

The former Perryopolis High School standout was a solid performer for the Commodores football squad in the early 1950’s.

Read Bill Thomas full biography

 
     
  1960-1969  
 

Chuck Davis (2009)

When basketball fans debate who was the best player to come out of Fayette County it can be a heated discussion. The usual list includes the likes of Don Yates, Stu Lantz, Ron Sepic and Wil Robinson. Another name that is often thrown in the mix is that of former South Union star Chuck Davis.

Read Chuck Davis' full biography

Chuck Davis  
 
 
 

Larry "Bobby" Locke (2009)

Lawrence Donald "Bobby" Locke fashioned a nine-year career in major league baseball. The former Redstone High School star still wonders if he could have had a better career if he was not plagued by injuries.

Read Bobby Locke's full biography

Bobby Locke  
 
 
 

Sandy Stephens* (2009)

Former Uniontown High School quarterback Sandy Stephens was a sports hero of mythic proportions; he was a legend on the playgrounds in Uniontown. Sadly Stephens succumbed to heart failure on June 6, 2000.

Stephens starred on some great Uniontown teams in the late 1950’s.

Read Sandy Stephens' full biography

Sandy Stephens
 
 

Francis "Moose" Machinsky (2010)

In today’s world of football with offensive lineman weighing in at over 300 pounds it is hard to imagine an offensive tackle at 210 pounds, but that is what Francis “Moose” Machinsky weighed when he manned a tackle spot for the Ohio State Buckeyes.

Read Francis "Moose" Machinsky's full biography

Machinsky  
 
 
 

Rich Novak (2010)

Bigger doesn’t always mean better in the world of sports. Sometimes it is the size of an athlete’s heart that matters most - not his physical stature. Former South Union High School star Rich Novak is a perfect example.

Read Rich Novak's full biography

Novak  
 
 
 

Jim Cunningham (2011)

Jim Cunningham was a typical western Pennsylvania football player - rock solid, hard working and tough as nails. He was from a different era of football and is proud of it.

Read Jim Cunningham's full biography

Cunningham  
 
 
 

Larry Vignali (2012)

Larry Vignali, who graduated from Masontown High School in 1958, was a member of the Pennsylvania All-Stars in the very first Big 33 Classic against the United States All-Stars, and was one of the alumni who came to Hershey, PA for a week of events.

Read Larry Vignali's full biography

Cunningham  
 
 
 

Bill Munsey* (2013)

Many times in the Memory Lane column I have referred to the 1950’s through the early 1970’s as the "Golden Age" of Uniontown High School athletics.

We are going to examine that period of Red Raider sports through the eyes of one of the trailblazers.

Read Bill Munsey's full biography

Bill Munsey  
 
 
 
 

Ron Sepic (2009)

Hard work, determination and a never give up attitude were instilled in Ron Sepic by his parents and those attributes served Sepic well in athletic competition and in life.

Read Ron Sepic's Full Biography

Ron Sepic  
 
 
 

Wil Robinson (2009)

Wil Robinson hasn’t played basketball in a long time, but the former Laurel Highlands High School star hasn’t been forgotten.

Read Wil Robinson's Full Biography

Robinson  
 
 
 

Bob Bailor (2010)

It’s very unusual for a baseball player to make it to the major leagues who never played high school baseball, but that is exactly what Connellsville native Bob Bailor did.

Read Bob Bailor's full biography

Bob Bailor
 
 

Joe Thomas (2010)

Football and basketball have dominated sports scene in Fayette County, but it doesn’t mean that other sports didn’t produce outstanding athletes. Case in point Uniontown High School’s Joe Thomas.

Read Joe Thomas' full biography

Thomas  
 
 
 

Fred Mazurek (2011)

The Bowl Championship Series has drawn its share of criticism in recent years as college football fans clamor for a true playoff system that would determine a champion on the field, but controversy concerning bowl games and bowl matchups is nothing new. We should remember a team that finished the season 9-1 and was ranked third in the nation did not go to a bowl game.

Fred Mazurek was the quarterback of that 1963 University of Pittsburgh football squad.

Read Fred Mazurek's full biography

Mazurek  
 
 
 

Don Yates (2011)

During the Golden Era of Uniontown High School athletics in the 1950's and 1960's - basketball took center stage. The King of the hardwood for the Red Raiders was Don Yates.

Read Don Yates' full biography

Yates  
 
 
 

Jim Braxton* (2012)

The legend of Jim Braxton began on the sandlots of Connellsville and carried him to the National Football League.

Read Jim Braxton's full biography

Jim Braxton  
 
 
 

Don Croftcheck (2013)

Allison native Don Croftcheck fashioned a nice high school and college football career, but he often wonders if his pro football career would have been more productive had he been used on defense instead of offense?

Read Don Croftcheck's full biography

Don Croftcheck  
 
 
 

George Dugan (2013)

Athletes often make sacrifices for the sake of the sport they participate in.

Perhaps no sport is as demanding in that regard as wrestling. From the grueling practices and workouts to the dietary demands to make or maintain weight – wrestling is a heartless taskmaster.

Former German Township High School wrestling star George Dugan started making those sacrifices when he was in elementary school.

Read George Dugan's full biography

George Dugan  
 
 
 

Buddy Quertinmont (2014)

During the 1950’s and 1960’s Fayette County produced some outstanding athletic talents. One of the best basketball players of that period hailed from Point Marion. His name is Jules “Buddy” Quertinmont.

Read Buddy Quertinmont's full biography

 
 
 
 

Gene Huey (2015)

Former Uniontown Red Raider Gene Huey spent 19 seasons as running backs coach for the NFL Indianapolis Colts, the most for an assistant in
franchise history.

Read Gene Huey's full biography

 
 
 
 

Ray Gillian (2016)

Former Uniontown High School star Ray Gillian is a rare breed of athlete who takes just as much if not more pleasure in his academic achievements as he does in his athletic endeavors.

Gillian has every right to be proud because he has carved out quite a niche in the academic world.

Read Ray Gillian's full biography

 
 
 
 

Robert "Bo" Scott (2016)

Robert “Bo” Scott had a fine high school and college football career and played in the CFL and NFL, but it all started in Connellsville, PA.

“I was talking recently to my grandson,” Scott recalled. “He plays quarterback in football and I was talking to him about my experience and I remember Wally Schroyer.

Read Robert "Bo" Scott's biography

 
     
  1970-1979  
 

Daniel "Gus" Gerard (2010)

Former Laurel Highlands High School basketball star Gus Gerard has taken a long and winding road - experiencing the euphoria of success as a high school, college and pro basketball star and the depths of despair associated with drug and alcohol addiction.

Read Daniel "Gus" Gerard full biography

Gerard  
 
 
 

Chuck Muncie* (2012)

It has been quite a ride for Chuck Muncie from Grant Street in Uniontown to football greatness.

Read Chuck Muncie's full biography

Chuck Muncie  
 
 
 

Ralph Still (2014)

Following in the footsteps of a talented older brother and tapping into a sense of the history of Fayette County athletics, Ralph Still forged an outstanding career at German Township High School.

Read Ralph Still's full biography

 
 
 
 

Tom Hull (2015)

Playing in the shadow of a famous sibling is sometimes a daunting task, but in the case of former Uniontown athlete Tom Hull it was a big help in his career.

Read Tom Hull's full biography

 
 
 
 

Darwin Stalnaker (2016)

For years German Township wrestling was the gold standard in Fayette County wrestling. The Uhlans were built on tradition and family. Several families were the bedrock of German Township wrestling, creating a bloodline of father and son and brother and nephew combinations. The Uhlans were blessed with wrestling clans like the Dugans, the Laverys and the Simons. The Stalnaker brothers added to the German tradition.

Read Darwin Stalnaker's full biography

 
 
 
 

Rod Wheeler (2016)

Rod Wheeler was a budding star who was on Laurel Highlands basketball Coach Harold “Horse” Taylor’s radar at a young age, especially after setting the Junior High scoring record at South Laurel in 1972-73 when Wheeler tallied 336 points for an average of 17 a game.

Read Rod Wheeler's full biography

 
     
  1980-1996  
 

Julie Jones Venick (2011)

Women's athletics has grown by leaps and bounds in recent years. Women's college basketball is now a staple on television and there are more opportunities than ever before for female athletes.

Former Laurel Highlands basketball star Julie Jones Venick remembers a time when the opportunities weren't so abundant.

Read Julie Jones Venick's full biography

Venick  
 
 
 

Chuck Correal (2013)

When opportunity knocks you’ve got to take advantage of it.

That's exactly what former Laurel Highlands High School star Chuck Correal did.He parlayed a late scholarship into a good education and a solid football career.

Read Chuck Correal's full biography

Chuck Correal  
 
 
 

Greg Beckwith (2014)

Greg Beckwith is a classic example of making the most of an opportunity.

The former Laurel Highlands star received a basketball scholarship to the University of Richmond and parlayed that into a great life and career in that southern city.

Read Ralph Still's full biography

 
 
 
 

Sam Mannery (2015)

Some athletes are just naturals and former German Township star Sam Mannery was one of them.

He was an all-around athlete, excelling in football, basketball, baseball and wrestling.

Read Sam Mannery's full biography

 
 
 
 

Joe Lafko (2016)

Joe Lafko was a gym rat and all that hard work and practice paid big dividends for the former Frazier High School star.

Read Joe Lafko's full biography

 
 
 
 

Becky Oglevee (2016)

It wasn’t that long ago that opportunities for female athletes were limited. Former Uniontown High School basketball star Becky Oglevee was one of the trailblazers for area female athletes.

Read Becky Oglevee's full biography

 
     
  Coaches  
 

Abe Everhart* (2009)

Over the years Fayette County has had some coaching giants prowling the sidelines, but no one cast a bigger shadow than the late Abe Everhart.

Everhart came from a coaching background – his father Abe Everhart senior was a longtime coach at Uniontown High School and guided the Red Raiders to their first state championship in 1925.

Read Abe Everhart's full biography

Everhart
 
 
 
 

Gene Franks* (2010)

He was known as the “Old Fox” and Gene Franks was sly as a fox compiling a coaching football record at Masontown High School that is on par with some of coaching giants throughout the state
of Pennsylvania.

Read Gene Franks' full biography

Franks  
 
 
 

Vivian Stringer (2010)

Highly successful Rutgers University women’s basketball coach C. Vivian Stringer has returned to her roots for induction into the Fayette County Sports Hall of Fame.

Read Vivian Stringer's full biography

Stringer  
 
 
 

James "Lash" Nesser* (2011)

Call him what you will, there has never been a more charismatic character prowling the sidelines in Fayette County sports than the late James "Lash" Nesser.

Read James "Lash" Nesser's full biography

Nesser  
 
 
 

Tom Dolde (2012)

When he got into wrestling in college at the urging of a teammate on the football team, Tom Dolde had no idea he was embarking on the start of a career in that sport.

Read Tom Dolde's full biography

Dolde  
 
 
 

Harold "Horse" Taylor* (2013)

Harold “Horse” Taylor guided Laurel Highlands, a merger of bitter rivals North Union and South Union. The Mustangs had a storybook beginning posting a record of 50-3 in the first two seasons with two section titles, a WPIAL championship and a PIAA title.

Read Harold "Horse" Taylor's full biography

Harold Taylor  
 
 
 

Ken Misiak (2014)

Ken Misiak is a basketball lifer, a player in high school and college and a longtime high school coach.

“My whole like has been wrapped up in basketball,” Misiak stated. “I have a lot of people to thank for that. They gave me the opportunity to coach and I’ve enjoyed all the years of coaching.

Read Ken Misiak full biography

 
 
 
 

Rudy Marisa (2015)

Rudy Marisa identifies with the character in the hit film “Rudy”. Like the character in the movie Marisa overcame a lot of obstacles as a basketball player and a coach.

Read Rudy Marisa's full biography

 
 
 
 

Donald "Doc" Franks (2015)

The Franks family ranks as coaching royalty in Fayette County athletic lore.

Gene Franks known as the “Old Fox”, during a 17-year reign at Masontown, piloted his Gunners to four WPIAL Class B football championships and compiled a record of 128-40-11. Following in his fathers footsteps Donald “Doc” Franks put together an outstanding coaching resume at Albert Gallatin High School.

Read Donald "Doc" Franks full biography

 
 
 
 

George Bortz (2016)

They called George Bortz “The General”, maybe it was because of his presence on the basketball court when he played or his demeanor when he coached or because he was an officer in the United States Army.

Read George Bortz's full biography

 
     
  Special Recognition  
 

Tod Trent (2009)

From 1951 until he retired in 1991 Tod Trent was a friend to Fayette County athletes and chronicled some of the greatest moments in Fayette County sports history as a writer for the Uniontown Evening Standard and Morning Herald.

Read Tod Trent's full biography

Trent  
 
 
 

Bob Petriello* (2010)

Over the years Fayette County has been blessed with some fine writers who chronicled the exploits of the athletes and teams.

Read Bob Petriello's full biography

Petriello  
 
 
 

Jim Kriek* (2011)

The "Big 3" were former Uniontown Herald Standard sports editor Tod Trent, former Brownsville Telegraph sports editor Bob Petriello and the late Jim Kriek who was the sports editor of the Connellsville Courier for many years and later worked for the Herald Standard.

Read Jim Kriek's full biography

Kriek  
 
 
 

Gene Steratore (2012)

Gene Steratore had no desire to become an official. It was a twist of fate that put him on the path to become one of the most respected sports official in the annals of western Pennsylvania sports.

Read Gene Steratore's full biography

Gene Seratore  
 
 
 

Ray Scott* (2013)

Lets go back in time to the first Super Bowl in 1967. It wasn’t called the Super Bowl – it was the AFL-NFL World Championship Game and it was played on Jan.15, 1967 at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum.

The Green Bay Packers represented the National Football League and the Kansas City Chiefs carried the standard of the American Football League.

Read Ray Scott's full biography

Ray Scott  
 
 
 

Bennett “Pope” Gregory* (2014)

The Big 33 football game is played each summer in Hershey. It always reminds me of the exploits of a former Uniontown Red Raider great in the
1964 game.

Bennett Gregory was nicknamed “Pope” because his name reminded folks of the Holy Father in Rome. Gregory was an outstanding athlete in football, basketball and track for the Red Raiders in the 1960’s.

Read Bennett Gregory's full biography

 
 
 
 

Bill Power* (2014)

Born on a farm in Fort Royal, Tenn., and raised in Burgettstown, Washington County, William Power was the son of Clarence N. and Florence Rosen Power. His father was employed in a local zinc factory.

Power left such a mark as a football coach that in 1994, the stadium in Uniontown was renamed Bill Power Stadium.

Read Bill Power's full biography

 
 
 
 

Robert "Bob" Fee* (2015)

During the heyday of Uniontown High School athletics from the 1960’s through the 1970’s, the Red Raiders had a feeder system from their two Junior High Schools, Ben Franklin and Lafayette, second to none.

The architects of those great junior high programs were Bill Barron and Bill Broda at Ben Franklin and Bob Fee at Lafayette.

Read Robert "Bob" Fee's full biography

 
 
 
 

Sam Sims* (2015)

Only two Fayette County basketball players have ever cracked the 2,000 point barrier.

One is Connellsville’s James Hairston, who tallied 2,245 points for the Falcons during his high school career, which ended in 2004.

The other player goes back to a different era in basketball and that makes the 2,138 points Sam Sims put up at German Township from 1956 to 1959 even more remarkable.

Read Sam Sims' full biography

 
 
 
 

J.S. "Bus" Albright* (2015)

John Samuel “Bus” Albright Jr. cast a giant shadow over Uniontown High School athletics, as a player, a coach, a teacher and an administrator.

Albright at 6-foot-4 was a big man for his era of basketball. He was the sixth man on Uniontown High School’s famed 1925 squad. That team won WPIAL and PIAA championships.

Read J.S. "Bus" Albright's full biography

 
 
 
 

Elias "Disey" Simon(2016)

If a poll were taken in the Uniontown area as to the one man who has come into contact with more young people over the years, the name at the top would be Disey E. Simon.

Read Elias "Disey" Simon's full biography

 
     
  Teams  
 

1962 Uniontown High School
State Basketball Champions (2009)

Uniontown High School athletics accomplished something that hasn't occurred to often in the state of Pennsylvania - capturing a WPIAL football title and a PIAA basketball championship in the same calendar year. The Red Raiders turned that trick in 1962.

Click here to read about the 1962 Uniontown High School state basketball team

 
 
 
 

1978 Geibel Catholic High School
State Basketball Champions (2009)

The 1976-77 season couldn’t have ended on a more disappointing note than it did for Geibel’s boy’s basketball team. A four-overtime loss to Shanksville-Stonycreek in the PIAA Class A semifinals was followed by a loss in the consolation final, last year the game was played.

Looking back, veteran coach Ken Misiak saw something in the players returning from the disappointing losses that gave him a good feeling about the 1977-78 season

Click here to read about the 1978 Geibel Catholic High School state basketball team

Geibel Logo  
 
 
 

1965 St. John's Basketball Team State Champions (2010)

The 1960’s were the glory years for basketball in Fayette County. The Uniontown Red Raiders won State titles in 1962 and 1964. Laurel Highlands won a state championship in 1969 and tiny Uniontown St. John’s captured a PCIAA Class C State championship in 1965.

Read the 1965 St. John's Basketball Team State Champions full biography

St. John's Basketball  
 
 
 

1965 Uniontown High School Football WPIAL Champions (2010)

The Uniontown Red Raiders run to the WPIAL football title in 1965 was fueled by the disappointment of the 1964 season.

Read the 1965 Uniontown High School Football WPIAL Champions full biography

Uniontown  
 
 
 

1961 Albert Gallatin High School Football WPIAL Champions (2011)

The Albert Gallatin Colonials were on quite a roll in the late 1950's and early 1960's and were the Kings of the gridiron. AG in the first year of the merger between Masontown and Point Marion in 1960 posted a 9-0-1 mark; the lone blemish was a 7-7 tie with North Union. They missed the playoffs because of Gardner Points.

Read the 1961 Albert Gallatin High School Football WPIAL Champtions full biography

AG Colonials  
 
 
 

1989 Connellsville High School Baseball PIAA Champions (2011)

When Connellsville High School won the 1989 PIAA baseball championship, it completed a long and steady climb for the Falcons.

Connellsville Coach Tom Sankovich knew he was taking the reins of a sleeping giant when he started the program in 1971.

Read the 1989 Connellsville High School Baseball PIAA Champions full biography

Connellsville  
 
 
 

1961 South Union Track Team (2012)

In 1961 the South Union track team made an improbable run to a share of the WPIAL Class B championship.

Read the 1961 South Union Track Team's full biography

South Union  
 
 
 

1938-44; 1946 Connellsville Swimming Teams (2012)

Once upon a time there was a swimming program from Fayette County that captured seven consecutive WPIAL titles. In the late 1930’s into the 1940’s the Connellsville Cokers were a WPIAL
swimming power.

Read the 1938-44; 1946 Connellsville Swim Teams full biography

Connellsville Cokers  
 
 
 

1964 Uniontown Basketball Team (2012)

The 1964 undefeated WPIAL and PIAA champion Uniontown High School boys basketball team is being inducted into the Fayette County Sports Hall of Fame.

Read the 1964 Uniontown Basketball Team's full biography

Uniontown  
 
 
 

1969 German Township Football Team (2013)

The year 1969 was a banner one for the German Township football team, but coming into the season signs of a championship run did not abound. The Uhlans were coming off an extremely disappointing 3-7 season in 1968.

Read the 1969 German Township Football Team's full biography

German Township  
 
 
 

1943 Brownsville Football Team (2013)

Brownsville High School was a football powerhouse back in the 1930's and 1940's. Coach Carl Aschman turned the Brownies into a force to be reckoned with. Brownsville’s 1938-39-40 football teams earned permanent possession of the Monongahela Valley Big Six Championship trophy by recording a 27-0-3 record, shutting out 21 of their 30 opponents, and yielding only 58 points in 30 games.

Read the 1943 Brownsville Football Team's full biography

   
 
 
 

1968 Laurel Highlands Basketball Team (2013)

The battle cry “LH State in 68” still rings loud and clear to this day.

On March 23, 1968 the Mustangs downed Cheltenham at the Pittsburgh Civic Arena 63-56 in overtime to capture the PIAA Class A state championship in a contest that was first overtime game in state finals history.

Read the 1968 Laurel Highlands Basketball Team's full biography

 
 
 
 

1969 Frazier Basketball (2014)

The 1968-69 basketball season was a memorable one for the Frazier High School Commodores.

Winning a section title, a WPIAL crown and making it all the way to the PIAA championship game add up to a magical season.

Read the 1969 Frazier Basketball Team's full biography

 
 
 
 

1962 Uniontown High School Football (2014)

It was quite a year for Uniontown High School athletics in 1962. In March Abe Everhart’s Red Raider basketball squad captured the state championship and in November Bill Power’s football team won the WPIAL Class AA
football title.

Read the 1962 Uniontown Football Team's full biography

Uniontown  
 
 
 

1925 Uniontown High School Basketball (2015)

Uniontown High School has a rich basketball history and tradition.

Red Raider pride started to crystallize 90 years ago, when the 1925 Red Raiders won WPIAL and PIAA championships. A year later, they became the first team in any sport to win consecutive WPIAL titles.

Read the 1925 Uniontown Basketball Team's full biography

Uniontown  
 
 
 

1981 Uniontown High School Basketball (2015)

Uniontown High School boy’s basketball has a rich history.

The Red Raiders have captured 47 section titles, eight WPIAL titles and four state titles. The last PIAA championship was in 1981.

Read the 1981 Uniontown Basketball Team's full biography

Uniontown  
 
 
 

1993-96 Geibel High School Girls' Basketball (2015)

The Geibel High School Lady Gators joined a short list of great WPIAL teams with their run of four WPIAL Class AA titles from 1993-1996.

They were among squads who dominated WPIAL Girls basketball. The list includes Penn Hills which strung together seven consecutive WPIAL AAAA titles from 1986-1992, Oakland Catholic with four consecutive AAAA championships from 1999-2002 and Aliquippa who captured four straight AA championships from 1987-1990.

Read the 1993-96 Geibel Girls' Basketball Team full biography

 
 
 
 

1974 Albert Gallatin Football (2016)

1974 turned out to be a dream season for the Albert Gallatin football team, but coming into the season not much was expected from the Colonials who had some great skill players returning, but only two starters returning on the offensive line.

Read the 1974 Albert Gallatin Football Team's full biography

AG Colonials  
 
 
  1973 Connellsville Baseball (2016)

The 1973 Connellsville baseball team captured the program’s first WPIAL championship and was the bedrock of a baseball program that would turn into one of the best in western Pennsylvania.

Read the 1973 Connellsville Baseball Team's full biography
Connellsville  
 
 
     
  * Deceased    
 
 

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