State Basketball Champs - 1922


On April 1, 1922 the Mahanoy City High School Boys' Basketball Team won the school's first and only state championship. The 1922 squad was coached by the legendary John L. Goepfert whose career spanned thirty-four seasons with a record of 807 wins and 179 losses.



Read the Record American's Account of the Championship Game and the Homecoming


Season Record

Above - Page from the 1922 Mahanoy City High School Yearbook


Bios of players



Goepfert Plaque


Shown above is the information shown on Coach Goepfert's plaque on display at
Mahanoy Area High School and the Mahanoy Area Historical Society.


coach goepfert 1935

March Madness - 1922 - Read Ed Conrad's Account of the 1922 State Championship