Tommy Thomas (Class of 1980) ``Wind 'Em Tommy" was the battle cry from parents in the stands during the magical 1979 football season when Quarterback Tommy Thomas led the Wheeling Central Catholic High School to its first ever West Virginia Class AA state championship as a member of the State Secondary School Activities Commission. [...]
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Tom Hogan (Class of 1967) Tom Hogan left a huge impact as a football player, coach and teacher at Wheeling Central Catholic High School. He was a two-way starter in football for three years during which time the Maroon Knights were beginning a streak that produced four straight West Virginia Catholic state championships [...]
Tom Duffy (Class of 1963) Tom Duffy was another in a long line of multi-sport athletes in the history of Wheeling Central Catholic High School. He played four years in the football program, three seasons on the track team and two years as a basketball player. The three-year starter in football enjoyed a banner [...]
Stanley J. Kaniecki (Class of 1964) Stan Kaniecki starred on the basketball court and had an impressive resume as a coach at Wheeling Central Catholic High School. He was a junior backup player on the 1963 Maroon Knights that rolled up a 23-0 record,turning in the school's first and only perfect record in [...]
Roberta Robinson Olejasz (Class of 1990) Roberta Robinson Olejasz scored 996 points in just two years as a standout girls' basketball player at Wheeling Central Catholic High School. Despite being described as the ultimate team player and leader by her coaches, she averaged 19.2 points, 10.7 rebounds and two blocks per game on [...]
Dr. Robert (Bob) Zaleski (Class of 1966) One of Wheeling Central Catholic's all-time standouts on the football field and in the classroom during the 1960's, Dr. Robert (Bob) Zaleski was selected as a fullback on the West Virginia all-state team during his senior year along with finishing second in the Kennedy Award voting [...]
Michael W. (Mike) Young (Class of 1967) After assuming the position of head football coach at his Alma mater Wheeling Central Catholic High School in 2005, Mike Young embarked on a mission that would see an already successful program reach even greater heights.During his first 13 years at the helm the accomplishments of [...]
Margaret ``Peggy" Dailer (Class of 1960) Peggy Dailer, nearing three decades as head coach of the boys and girls tennis teams at Wheeling Central Catholic High School, has directed the Maroon Knights to numerous championships and entered the 2018 season with an overall match record of 300 wins against just 85 losses. [...]
Joe Doerr (Class of 1964) Joe Doerr was a three-year starter in basketball and baseball and was one of the key players on Wheeling Central Catholic High School's only undefeated hardwood team in school history. The play-making point guard averaged 9.8 points per game while helping lead the Maroon Knights to a 23-0 record [...]
John ``Ted'' Mattern (Class of 1958) Physicality, rebounding and scoring were all plus features in Ted Mattern's game during his stellar basketball career at Wheeling Central Catholic High School. The three-year starter twice was named to the West Virginia Catholic all-state team and following his senior year Mattern earned a first-team berth on [...]