Philadelphia High School Football
Coaches With Best Winning Percentages

(Through 2017)

(Minimum Five Full Seasons; Ties Not Counted in Percentage)

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Name School(s) Record

Pct.

Bob Dougherty West Catholic 41-5-5 .891
Ank Scanlan SJ Prep *93-15-10 .861
Steve Devlin Wood 132-22-1 .857
Al Angelo Frankford 184-39-5 .833
Tom Mullineaux Frankford 145-31-1 .824
Shark McGuinn Malvern 64-14-4 .821
Jack Gillespie North Catholic 70-19-2 .787
Gabe Infante SJ Prep 78-22-0

.780

Drew Gordon La Salle 91-26-0 .778
Dick Merritt Penn Charter 93-27-6 .775
Ray Dooney Penn Charter 86-25-2 .775
Ron Cohen Washington 261-84-2 .757
Jack Ferrante Bonner 40-14-4 .740
Gil Brooks SJ Prep 162-57-2

.740

Dick Bedesem Egan/Wood 85-30-5

.739

Ken Simendinger North Catholic 62-22-12

.738

Tom DeFelice Bok 129-50-1

.721

Chappy Moore Kenrick/O'Hara 47-19-0

.712

Ben Johnston Germantown 49-20-2

.710

Ed Baker Haverford School 49-21-2 .700
Moe Weinstein Roxborough/Lincoln 116-51-4 .695
Vince McAneney West Catholic 52-23-5 .693
Doc Wallace St. Luke's/Hav. Sch. 158-81-24 .690
Kevin Pellegrini Malvern 37-17-0

.685

Joe DiDomenic Franklin 39-18-3

.684

Doug Macauley Dobbins 92-43-3

.681

Brian Fluck W. Catholic 167-79-0

   .679

Bob Ewing O'Hara 116-55-4

.678

Odie Surrick Frankford 128-61-8 .677
Bob Cullman Central 163-78-4

.676

Whitey Sullivan Judge 196-95-10

.674

Hench Murray Penn Charter 45-23-0

.662

Mel Hinton Northeast 47-24-0 .662
Gamp Pellegrini ST More/SJ Prep/Malv. 278-144-9 .659
Fred Hauser Roxborough 87-46-9

.657

Dave Sanderson King 34-18-1

.654

John Orsi P. Charter/Episcopal 64-33-7 .652
Ken Geiser Franklin 39-21-0

   .650

Brian McCloskey Penn Charter 80-44-0

.645

Gene O'Pella Dougherty 58-32-5

.644

Ray Keegan Episcopal 45-25-7

.643

Ed Veith Overbrook/Central 95-53-11 .642
Gus Geiges Northeast 127-71-21 .641
John McAneney W. Cath./NE/Fkd. 72-46-1 .640
John Murphy Mastbaum 130-73-2 .640
Joe Colistra La Salle 153-88-2

.635

Kevin Clancy Carroll 67-39-2

.632

Len Kolenda Overbrook/Central 41-24-6 .631
Bill Gallagher Penn Charter/Episcopal 104-61-2

.630

Elwood Geiges Frankford 84-50-23 .627
Will Doggett Frankford 37-22-0 .627
Todd Fairlie Episcopal 45-27-0

.625

Frank Conway Sr. Bartram 88-53-6

.624

Brew Schumer Northeast 113-68-2

.624

Jim Auch Jr. Malv./Hav. Sch./Epis. 137-84-7

.620

Goldie Graham Roman 87-54-7

.617

Danny Algeo Roman/O'Hara 95-60-0

.613

Jack Gottshalk Bonner 32-21-4

.604

Joe Pitt Southern 77-51-5

.602

Dan Bielli K-K/Carroll 106-70-0 .602
Bill Bernardo Gratz/Gtn./Northeast 147-98-10

.600

* -- there was no formal CL competition in 1929, but Scanlan's record from that
season is included.