George Schollenberger

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Another veteran of the high school football coaching ranks, Schollenberger guided Laurel High School for 36 years (1935-1965). He arrived in 1930 in the era of one-man coaching staffs. He had five
undefeated teams and was state “Coach of the Year” in 1957. His 1937 team scored 222 points and allowed only 12. George also coached baseball and basketball.   His girls’ basketball team won the
state championship in the early 1930s and his boys’ basketball team, in one five-year stretch, lost only three games.



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