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Tuesday, March 30, 2010

The Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame: Washington-Greene County Chapter

1950 Canonsburg High School WPIAL Co-Champions

LINE (left to right)
Joe Solomon, Hal Hunter, Nick Kapottos, Don Kutch, Don Anthony, Jim Malone and Wayne Edmonds

BACKFIELD (left to right)
Len Papetti, Ed Wisniewski, Sam Karavalis and George Anthou

With an 8-1 record, Canonsburg's 1950 Football Team met New Brighton High for the Class A Conference Title. the hard fought game ended in a 12-12 tie and the teams were named Co-Champions.

The Canonsburg Gunners' placed three linemen (Harold Hunter, Don Anthony and Nick Kapottas) and three backs (Sam Karavolias, Leonard Papetti and George Anthou) on the 1950 Southwestern Conference Team, the most of any team.

Head Coach: Al DeLucia
Assistant Coach: Olianus Orsino (Deceased)