Head Coach: Mike Young
History of Coaching: 43rd year of coaching, 25 as an Assistant Coach and 19 as a Head Coach combined at Wheeling Central and St. Clairsville.
College Attended: West Liberty University and Marshall University
Record as Head Coach: 148-63
Current School Record as Head Coach: 97-21
Greatest Moment as Head Coach: 8 State Championships
Family Info:Wife-Carol, Sons- John, Jason and Justin, Daughter-Whitney; Grandkids Jill, Sam
Hobby: Yard Work, walking
If I Wasn't A Coach I Would Be ______: A coach
What person was your inspiration to coach? George Strager, Andy Urbanic, Edgar MartinAssistant Coaches:
Ed Anderson, Jamie Bordas, Felix Bruno, Brett Clough, Hayden Cook, Shannon Kuchinski, Jason Rine, Jim Wolfe.
A positive comment about another OV football coach/program: "I want to wish all of the OVAC coaches a successful career, season."
Quote about your team's upcoming season: "We need to continue to grow mentally and physically."
Stadium Name: WJU/Wheeling Island Stadium. Field name: Bishop Schmitt Field
Stadium Address: Washington Avenue/101 South Front Street Wheeling, WV 26003
Type of Turf: Turf
Stadium Seating Capacity: 3,000/10,000 School/Team Information
High School: Wheeling Central Catholic
School Address: 75 14th Street, Wheeling W.V. 26003
School Phone: 304-233-1660
Contact for Boosters: Amy Wear
Contact for Tickets: Mike Young
Athletic Director/ Contact Info: Mike Young 304-312-9125
Mascot: Knights Maroon
School Colors: Maroon & White
# of State Championships/Year: 9, 1979, 2000, 2002, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2010, 2011
Last Year Team in Playoffs: 2013
Last Year's Football Record: 4-6
Type of Offense: Spin-Pistol
Type of Defense: 4-4
State Division or Class: WV A
Last Conference Title: 2007 OVAC
School's Biggest Rivalry: Magnolia/Shadyside
Conference/Class: ABest Known Alumni:
John Corbett Player Information
Key Returning Players: Key Players That Graduated:
Ben Duplaga, Matt Pleva; Peter Hartzell.