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Andy Porosky

An outstanding high school coach whose career spans 34 years and involved four sports - football, basketball, track and golf. His teams won league, city, or district championships in all four sports. Andy coached at Ravenna and Akron Central High Schools before going to Akron Buchtel where he closed out his coaching career. His first love was basketball. High Buchtel cagers advanced to the "sweet 16" in Ohio High School Tournament play on four different occasions - 1936, 1938, 1939, 1940. A native of Akron, Andy was a graduate of Otterbein College where he earned eight letters, three each in football and track two in basketball.

Inducted 1978 | Coach