WPIAL Hall of Fame – Coaches

The WPIAL Hall of Fame category of Coach recognize former high school coaches who are retired from service as a coach and whose accomplishment as a high school coach merit league-wide recognition. Coaches who are nominated are to be considered solely for their achievement in interscholastic athletics while coaching at a WPIAL member school.

  Class  Inductee  School(s)  Sport(s)
  2023  Bill Cleary  Serra Catholic  Basketball
   Bill Palermo  Sto-Rox  Softball, Basketball
  2022  Robert Kalp  Hempfield Area  Softball
   Chuck Tursky  Kiski Area  Wrestling
  2021  Gene Klein  Quaker Valley  Soccer
   Joseph C. Maize  Peters Township  Baseball
  2019  Guy Montecalvo  Washington  Football, Track & Field
   Jim Render  Upper St. Clair  Football
  2018  Chuck DeVenzio  Ambridge, Springdale  Basketball
   Tom Nola  Clairton  Football
  2017  George Novak  Woodland Hills  Football
   Joe Walton  Beaver Falls  Football
  2016  Leonard “Gus” DeAugustino  North Allegheny  Wrestling
   Chris Mary  Canon-McMillan  Wrestling
   Joe Mucci  Greensburg Central Catholic, Jeannette  Football
   Pat Tarquinio  Beaver, Ellwood City  Football
  2015  Joe Hamilton  Blackhawk, Midland, New Brighton, Hempfield Area  Football
   Ed Olkowski  Midland  Basketball
   Kirk “Corky” Semler  North Allegheny  Swimming & Diving
   Dave Warner  Brentwood  Basketball, Cross Country
  2014  Bob Jacoby  Bishop Canevin  Softball, Football
   Dave Meloni  Springdale  Soccer
   Tom Sankovich  Connellsville  Baseball
   Don Yannessa  Aliquippa, Baldwin, Ambridge  Football
  2013  Don Barth  North Catholic  Basketball
   Lindy Lauro  New Castle  Football
   Jack McCurry  North Hills  Football
   Donna Richey  Aliquippa  Basketball
  2012  John Miller  Blackhawk  Basketball
   Andy Urbanic  Penn Hills  Football
   Charles Wagner  Oakmont, Riverview, Fox Chapel, Springdale  Football
  2011  Joe Colella  Hopewell  Baseball
   Tom Dolde  Connellsville  Wrestling
   Bob Miller  North Allegheny  Volleyball
  2010  Paul Hindes  Baldwin  Volleyball, Basketball, Softball
   Harriet Morrison  Farrell  Volleyball
   Art Walker  Mt. Lebanon, Shady Side Academy  Football
  2009  Abe Everhart  Uniontown  Basketball
   Dale Meddock  Ambridge  Gymnastics
   Bruno Schwarz  North Allegheny  Soccer
   Chuck Stull  Mt. Lebanon  Tennis
  2008  Chuck Klausing  Braddock  Football
   Ed McCluskey  Farrell  Basketball
   Sheron Watson  Norwin  Volleyball
  2007  Walter “Pete” Antimarino  Gateway  Football
   Pat Campbell  Bethel Park  Swimming & Diving
   Don Graham  North Catholic  Basketball
   Dave Nichol  Monaca  Basketball, Baseball