WEST SENECA WEST HISTORY/RECORDS/STATS

  • HEAD COACHES

    2015-                 MICHAEL VASTOLA

    2005-2014         JOE CANTAFIO

    1999-2004          JIM KUHN

    1990-1999          TOM BRAUN

    1989                  FRED LAMPMAN

    1980-1989           JIM BROTZ

    1972-1980           FRED LAMPMAN

    1968-1972*          MR. NEENAN

    1964-1967*          JIM KAVANAUGH

    1962-1964*          MR. BRUECKMAN

    1960-1962*          FRANK VENTURA

    1959-1960*           MR. BRUECKMAN           

    1959*                   MR. BRUECKMAN

    *1959-1968 WEST SENECA DISTRICT TEAM, 1969 WAS THE FIRST YEAR FOR WEST SENECA WEST.

    2009 WNY HS Officials Sportsmanship Award

    2005-2016 NYS Scholar Athlete Team

    2006 ECIC AA Bowl Champions, Ranked #9 in Large Schools in WNY

    2005 Ranked #5 in Large Schools in WNY, Honorable Mention in NYS

    2004 ECIC AA South Co-Champions, Ranked #7 in large schools in WNY

    1995 Division Champions

    1985 Division Co Champions

    2009 ECIC AA South Coach of the Year: Joe Cantafio

    2005 ECIC AA South Coach of the Year: Joe Cantafio

    2004 ECIC AA South Coach of the Year: Jim Kuhn

    1995 WNYHSS Coach of the Year: Tom Braun

    INDIVIDUAL RECORDS

    DEFENSIVE POWER POINTS IN A GAME:

    2006 DAN SIMON 65 VS KENMORE WEST (2000 Nick Carrow vs. Hamburg: 55)

    DEFENSIVE POWER POINTS IN A SEASON: 2006 DAN SIMON 281 (2005 TONY PEDACCHIO 248)

    DEFENSIVE POWER POINTS IN A CAREER: 2004-2006 DAN SIMON 509 

    PASSING YARDS IN A SEASON: 2015 DAWSON BROAD, 1392 YARDS (1988 JEFF BIRNER 1080 YARDS 1983 ROCKY SANTIAGO 1013 YARDS, 2005 JUSTIN ATHANS 871)

    MOST PASSING TDs in a Season: 2015 DAWSON BROAD, 13 (JUSTIN ATHANS, 9, 2005) (1968-Mike Moran 14 West Seneca combined team)


    OCTOBER 29, 2015, SENIOR QB DAWSON BROAD THREW FOR THREE TDS, RAN FOR ONE, AND CAUGHT A TD PASS vs Starpoint

    RUSHING YARDS IN A CAREER: 2003-2005 DES RANDALL 2135

    TOTAL YARDS IN A CAREER: 2003-2005 DES RANDALL 2537

    RUSHING YARDS IN A YEAR: STEVE RIGGS, 1186 2011 (DES RANDALL 1104 YARDS 2004)

    LONGEST RUSHING TOUCHDOWN: AARON HARM, 99 YARDS VS. CLARENCE SEPTEMBER 5, 2014 (DES RANDALL 94 YARDS 2004 AT JAMESTOWN)

    RUSHING TOUCHDOWNS IN A CAREER: 2003-2005 DES RANDALL (29)

    RUSHING TOUCHDOWNS IN A GAME: 2007 JON ERIC BANACH 5 TDS VS JAMESTOWN

    RUSHING YARDS IN A GAME: 2007 JON ERIC BANACH 37 ATTEMPTS/304 YARDS VS JAMESTOWN (1976 DENNIS HARTMAN 251 YARDS vs. WSE)

    LONGEST PUNT: ADAM SPILSBURY, 72 YARDS 10/19/07 vs. WSE

    LONGEST TOUCHDOWN PASS/RECEPTION: 9/12/08 vs. Clarence Jim Celotto to Jimmy Kuhn 87 yards (1975 Mike Costello to Dave Dombrowski 80 yards)

    Most Yards by a Lineman: CHARLES LORE IV 1 carry, 10 yards, 2011 (Frank Nowak, 1 carry, 8 yards, 2005)

    MOST "BLACK JERSEY HITS": ANDY MONTESANO 6 2008

    Sacks in a Season: 11 Nick Carrow, 2000

    Interceptions in a Season: 5 Adam Gioia, 2000

    MOST TAKEAWAYS IN A SEASON: 21 (11 interceptions, 10 fumble recoveries, 2 DTDs) 2008

    Longest Field Goal: Josh Clifton, 35 yards vs McKinley 2016 (Nick Cavalieri, 32 yards, vs Jamestown 2009).

    Biggest Comeback: vs. Niagara Falls, October 28, 2009 25 points. 0-25 at halftime, final score: 33-32. (19 point comeback vs. Frontier 2005. West was down 21-2 in AA Bowl Championship at halftime and came back to win 22-21)

    JV RECORDS:

    UNDEFEATED SEASONS:

    1982, 1990, 2000, 2001, 2002

    MOST SHUTOUTS IN A SEASON: 6 (2001)

    MOST YARDS PER PLAY: 7.8 (2002)

    2000 WNYHSS JV COACHES OF THE YEAR: Joe Cantafio, Dave Recor

    2001 WNYHSS JV COACHES OF THE YEAR: Joe Cantafio, Dave Recor

    2002 WNYHSS JV COACHES OF THE YEAR: Joe Cantafio, Dave Recor

     

    MODIFIED RECORDS:

    UNDEFEATED SEASONS:

    2003, 2013

    MOST SHUTOUTS IN A SEASON: 5 (2013)

    MOST POINTS IN A SEASON: 234 (2013)

    LEAST POINTS ALLOWED IN A SEASON: 12 (2013)

    MOST TAKEAWAYS IN A SEASON: 21 (2013)