MHSAA Record Book

If you have information you believe should be included in these records (additions, deletions or corrections), it may be submitted one of three ways:

  1. Submitted by a MHSAA member school athletic administrator on official office letterhead, or by using the National Federation Record Application (Note: The Federation form is a fillable Word document and may be emailed to the address below. You may also attach supporting documentation to the email).
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  3. Submitted by a member of the public with appropriate documentation, including the names and phone numbers of contact people at the school involved. The school will then be contacted to verify the information.  Due to the high number of submission received, no action will be taken on undocumented information.

To submit changes, mail to: MHSAA Record Book, 1661 Ramblewood Dr., East Lansing, MI 48823. Phone: (517) 332-5046. E-mail: records@mhsaa.com. Appropriate documentation shall include, but is not limited to, the following: copies of scorebooks or game/season statistical summaries, copies of yearbooks, and copies of newspaper clippings. The Record Book is updated on a seasonal basis when possible.

Coaching Records

Victories (Minimum 300) (* = active)

NOTE - To be included in this list, a school must first submit year-by-year records in writing to the MHSAA office. Thereafter, schools must submit updates after each season to MHSAA office.

Wins  Coach School(s) Record 2018-19
797 Frank Orlando Detroit Country Day (1981-2019) ** 797-126
734 * Al DeMott Sandusky (1979-2019) 734-194 18-4
698 
William Winfield
Detroit Southeastern (1982-83)
Detroit Martin Luther King (1984-2018)
698-105 

660 
* Mary Cicerone
Bloomfield Hills Marian (1983-2019)
660-215 
21-1
651 * Diane Laffey Harper Woods/Warren Regina (1962-2019) 651-463 7-13
646 * Al Schrauben Portland St. Patrick (1985-2019) 646-186 18-7
610 
* Don Palmer
Milford (1977-2009) ****
Hartland (2010-2019)
610-311 
22-4
599 Kathy McGee Flint Powers Catholic (1976-2006) 599-153  
582 Nancy Osier Ewen-Trout Creek (1973-2008) 582-185  
564 * Dick Franti Bergland (1982-83)
Ontonagon (1984-2019) ***
564-269 13-8
513  * Tim Leonard Ida (1991-2019) 513-118 14-6
502 Paul Polfus Carney-Nadeau (1979-2005) 502-124  
493 Ian Smith Oxford (1975-2001) 493-135  
483 John Biedenbach Trenton (1977-2011) 483-317  
481 Rick Bloodworth St. Joseph (1976-2006) 481-235  
459  * Ron Briney St. Joseph Michigan Lutheran (1992-2019) 459-146  18-3
457  Ed Mehlberg Auburn Hills Oakland Christian (1987-2010) ***** 457-92  
454 Jim DeBruyn Grand Rapids South Christian (1989-2015) 454-141  
453 Sheryl Mox
Potterville (1972-2003)
453-239   
453 Carl Wayer Ashley & Webberville (1975-2001) 453-148  
443 Rick Guild Johannesburg-Lewiston (1975-2000) 443-137  
442 * Bill McCullen DeWitt (1996-2019) 442-89 23-3
435 Kris Knisel-Hubbard
Ottawa Lake Whiteford (1974-2003)
435-225   
435 Zack Moushegian Wayland (1976-99) 435-131  
431 * Dorene Ingalls St. Ignace (1999-2019) 431-74 27-1
427 Jan Sander Warren Woods Tower (1973-90, 1992-2000) 427-159  
427 Ted Swierad Maple City Glen Lake (1976-98) 427-107  
426 Jim Maier Stevensville-Lakeshore (1979-2005) 426-172  
423 Linda McIntyre Royal Oak Shrine (1974-2004) 423-240  
423 Art Pelzer Frankenmuth (1975-93) 423-44  
415 Jo-Ann Capling Harbor Beach (1973-97) 415-110  
413 Dean Parling Ithaca (1974-2002) 413-216  
412 Steve Sims Grosse Ile (1980-2002) 412-119  
409 Dwight Boss Ellsworth (1972-73, 1978-93, 1995-99) 409-121  
407 
* Jason Gray
Goodrich (1999-2019)
407-73 
14-11
404 
Scott Woodhull
Waterford Kettering (1990-2002, 2010-2018)
404-111 
 
400 * Julie Filpus Houghton (1999-2019) 400-91 2-19
400 Richard Lee Brown City (1977-2001) 400-165  
399 Dave Sparks New Lothrop (1975-2000) 399-176  
396  * Gary Morris Detroit Dominican (1979)
Madison Heights Bishop Foley (1992-1998)
Farmington Hills Mercy (2005-2019)
396-152 16-6
392 Joell Krejcarek Alcona (1968-97) 392-213  
388 Larry Glass Leland (1977-91, 2000-05) 388-110  
381 Larry Baker Farmington Hills Mercy (1975-96) 381-143  
380 Beth Swears St. Johns (1969-95) 380-119  
379 * Todd Erickson Manistee Catholic Central (1992-2013, 2018-19)
Manistee (2014-15)
379-196 12-7
368 
* Keith Smith
Flint Hamady (2002-2019)
368-60 
21-6
365 
* Mark Lasceski
St. Johns (1996-2019)
365-155 
13-10
365 Craig Woolley Lakeview (1982-2002) 365-107  
363 Dave Joseph Pontiac/Oakland Catholic (1987-93)
Pontiac Notre Dame Prep (1994-2003)
Madison Heights Bishop Foley (2005-17)
363-294
360 Jim Arnold Niles (1986-2008) 360-139  
358 
* Katie Kowalczyk-Fulmer Hastings (1995-97)
Grand Haven (1998-2019)
358-197 
17-4
346 Ron Mott Okemos (1979-97) 346-90  
340 Bill Weaver Buchanan (1988-2009) 340-132  
339 Debbie DeBaker-Chase Perkins-Mid Peninsula (1973-95) 339-141  
331  * Rob Smith East Lansing (2002-2019) 331-82 20-3
331 Doug Harkema Bellevue (1993)
Holt (1994-2018)
331-224
325 Dan Stevens Grandville (1979-2000) 325-150  
320 Fred Shaw St. Clair (1980-98) 320-113  
319 Dorothy Gill-Jackson Muskegon Heights (1973-99) 319-245  
315 Terry Reid Marlette (1976-96) 315-149  
314 Rich Pullen Wyoming Park (1981-2005) 314-229  
311 Mark Hoyt Jackson Northwest (1978-2006) 311-316  
304 Chris Drogosch Waterford Our Lady of the Lakes (1982-88)
Novi (1989)
Bloomfield Hills Lahser (1992-2003)
304-146  
302 Paul Beachy Elkton-Pigeon-Bay Port Laker (1980-2000) 302-154  

**NOTE: Frank Orlando also led boys basketball teams at Redford St. Mary and then Warren Tower to a combined 100 wins from the 1967-68 season through 1980-81.

***NOTE: Dick Franti also built a 245-147 record as boys basketball coach at Bergland and Ontonagon before stepping down as Ontonagon's boys coach after the 2006-07 season. 

****NOTE: Don Palmer also coached boys basketball from 1977-2008, winning 347 games. He led varsity teams to a combined 957 wins through the 2018-19 season. 

*****NOTE: Ed Mehlberg also coached the Oakland Christian boys basketball varsity team from 1973-74 through 2003-04 to a 465-231 record. His combined varsity coaching record for girls and boys basketball was 922-323.