Coaching Records

The records below only reflect head coaching years and wins in Washington high schools. If someone should be on this list or someone’s record is not correct please notify me with verification.

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Dave Johnson

Winningest Coach in Washington
Ephrata H.S.
663 victories

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Dan White

Eastmont H.S.
600 victories

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Joe Faccone

Kennedy H.S.
38 years as Head Coach

 

30 plus years coaching

Roy Young, Henry Foss (31) (4/1)
Pete Jensen, Gig Harbor (32) (6/1)
Veiko Vitalich, West Seattle (30) (4/1)
Mike Archer Selah, (30) (4/1)

20 plus years coaching

Jim Wasem Jr., Rogers (Spokane) (28)
Brian Jackson, Franklin Pierce/Graham-Kapowsin (27)
Rob Reese, Issaquah (27)
Cory White, Lynden (25)(4/1)
Merle Watkins, Kittitas (25) (4/1)
Dana Papasedero, Lakeside/Chelan (25) (4/1)
Tim Sanders, Southridge (25) (4/1)
Marc Wiese, Puyallup (25) (4/1)
Wyatt Tonkin, Shorewood (23) (4/1)
Glen Walker, Liberty/Auburn Mountainview (23) (4/1)
Mike Moeller, Eatonville (22)
 Pat Swapp, Anacortes (21)
Jon Rooklidge, Adna (21)
John Flanigan, Kentridge (21)
Mike Davidson, Overlake-Bear Creek (20)
Paul Sepak, Cascade Christian (20)

Retired Coaches

Joe Faccone, Kennedy (38) (Ret.)
Jim Fouts, North Thurston (37) (Ret.)
Stan Taloff, Shorecrest/Archb Murphy (36)(Ret.)
George Monica (36) (Ret.)
Dave Johnson, Ephrata (35) (Ret)
Lem Elway, Anacortes/Black Hills (35) (Ret.)
Gary Hatch, Sehome (36) (Ret.)
Mike Hagen, Kiona-Benton (34) (Ret.)
Dan Hollod, Meridian (34) (Ret.)
Paul Moody, Bothell (33) (Ret.)
Bill Walker, Connell (33) (Ret.)
Dan White, Eastmont (33) (Ret.)
Gary Groenen, Juanita (33) (Ret.)
Art Osmundson, Ridgefield (33) (Ret.)
Jim Gard, Jefferson (Ret.)
Jim Johnson, Morton (Ret.)
Marco Malich, Peninsula (32) (Ret.)
Terry Agnew, Woodinville/C.Kitsap (31) (Ret.)
Dean Hoff, Kennewick (31) (Ret.)
Jim Clem, Burlington (30) (Ret.)
Gary Glasgow, Medical Lake (30) (Ret.)
Fran Rish, Richland (30) (Ret.)
Jim Waller, Oak Harbor (30) (Ret.)
Bob Stowell, Kalama (30) (Ret.)
Ed Garcia, Central Valley (29) (Ret.)
Kim Hammon, Snohomish (29) (Ret.)
Don Ressa, University (29) (Ret.)
Virgil Taylor, North Kitsap (29) (Ret.)
Elton Goodwin, South Kitsap (28) (Ret.)
Ed Paulter, Seattle Prep (28) (Ret.)
Chuck Wood, Tahoma (27) (Ret.)
Dave Larson, Highline (27) (Ret.)
Dave Chambers, Lake Washington (27) (Ret.)
Ron Martin, Meadowdale (27) (Ret.)
Jerry Powell, Warden (26) (Ret.)
Kevin Heimbigner, Toutle Lake (26) (Ret.)
Scott Knight, Stanwood (26) (Ret.)
Wayne Dickey, Touchet (25) (Ret.)
Bill McCutchin, Mount Vernon (23) Ret.
Al Evans, Concrete/Mount Vernon (21) (Ret.)
Jim Newby, Concrete (21) (Ret.)
Ed Knaggs, Wenatchee (21) (Ret.)
Kim Hammons (20) (Ret.)

300 or More Victories

Active Coaches

Mike Archer (519) (2/19)
Marc Wiese (455) (2/19)
Pete Jansen (432) (6/1)
Rob Reese (347) (4/1)
Tim Sanders (365) (6/1)
Wyatt Tonkin (317) (2/19)
Russ Hayden (409)
Glen Walker (301)

Retired Coaches

Dave Johnson (663) (Ret.)
Dan White (600) (Ret.)
Bill Walker (538) (Ret.)
Mike Hagen (536) (Ret.)
George Monica (534) (Ret.)
Stan Taloff (533) (Ret.)
Gary Hatch (532) (Ret.)
Joe Faccone (501) (Ret.)
Gary Groenen (499) (Ret.)
Elton Goodwin (491) (Ret.)
Dean Hoff (483) (Ret.)
Jim Clem (481) (Ret.)
Kevin Heimbigner (450) (Ret.)
Ossie Osmundson (449) (Ret.)
Ben Jacobs (433) (Ret.)
Paul Moody (425) (Ret.)
Ed Paulter (415) (Ret.)
Scott Knight (402) (Ret.)
John Rozeboom (398) (Ret.)
Lem Elway (398) (Ret.)
Velo Vitalich (398)
Fran Rish (395) (Ret.)
Kim Hammons (385) (Ret.)
Virgil Taylor (382) (Ret.)
Terry Agnew (368) (Ret)
Kim Hammons (331) (Ret.)
Jim Waller (324) (Ret.)
Bob Stowell (324) (Ret.)
Larry Heinz (317) (Ret.)
Jerry Powell (316) (Ret.)
Wayne Dickey (311) (Ret.)
Merle Watkins (304) (Ret.)
Bill McCutchin (303) (Ret.)
Don Ressa (302) (Ret.)
Chuck Wood (302) (Ret.)
Dave Chambers (unknown)

3 or more State Championships

Kim Cox, DeSales-10
Ben Jacobs, Richland-4
Gary Groene, Juanita-3
Bob Albo, Newport (Bellevue)-3
Mike Hagen, Kiona-Benton-3
Elton Goodwin, South Kitsap-3
Joe Faccone, Kennedy-3
Brian Fischer, Newport (Bellevue)-3
Jerry Morse, Colton-3
Rob Reese, Issaquah-3
Jeff Carlson, Cashmere-3
Mike Doyle, O’Dea-3