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The 1970's

The 1970s

Joe Drust started the first youth league program in 1970. In 1971 the team competed in Holy Family's gym and in 1972 the Junior High School Gym.

In 1973, Ray earned his 100th win and the mat maids were added to the family.

Lynn Morris is Ray's first state runner-up in 1974.

In 1979 Nazareth crowns four Northeast Regional Champions, for the first time.

Click on the season below for information from the Yearbook, Dual Meet Results, Individual Records, School Records, and more.

1970 - 71 Season

8th Season 10-3-1 (82-20-2 career record);

Team Captain Jack Miller

1971 - 72 Season

9th Season 9-5 (91-25-2 career record);

Team Captains Gilbert Bastion and Craig Lawrence

1972 - 73 Season

10th Season 12-1-1 (103-26-3 career record);

Team Captains Mike Mihalik and Dave Schreck

1973 - 74 Season

11th Season 11-3 (114-29-3 career record);

Team Captains Lynn Morris and Terry Reese

 

1974 - 75 Season

12th Season 9-5 (123-34-3 career record);

Team Captains Steve Keck, Mike Morin, and Bill Sandbrook

1975 - 76 Season

13th Season 9-5 (132-39-3 career record);

Team Captains Tim Danner and Dave Tripp

1976 - 77 Season

14th Season 10-4 (142-43-3 career record);

Team Captain Gary Rader

 

1977 - 78 Season

15th Season14-2 (156-45-3 career record);

Team Captains Todd Lahr and Jeff Trip

1978 - 79 Season

16th Season 12-5 (168-50-3 career record);

Team Captains Rob Albert and Keith Fairman

1979 - 80 Season

17th Season 9-6-1 (177-56-4 career record);

Team Captains Jody Pettis and Bruce Shoemaker