1973-74 JEFFERSON MORGAN ROCKETS
1973-74 JEFFERSON-MORGAN ROCKETS
WPIAL Class B Football Champions 1973 and 1974.
Conference champions, 1973 and 1974.
The Rockets defeated Western Beaver, 35-6, in the 1973 championship game and Midland, 20-0, in the 1974 championship game.
Jeff-Morgan went 10-0 in 1974 and was 9-0-1 in 1973, its only blemish a tie with rival Carmichaels. The team had a two-year mark of 19-0-1.
The 1973 team was coached by Walt Whitehead and the 1974 team was coached by Dave Eavenson
The 1973 Rockets ended a two-season, Chartiers-Houston undefeated streak of by upending the Bucs, 15-0.
The team featured a number of outstanding players, including Dennis Garrett, Jon Culp and Jeff Culp, Steve Yourich and Kevin Martin, among others.
In 1973, the team allowed just 43 points, including posting three shutouts.