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John Luckhardt
Sport(s)Football
Current position
TitleHead coach
TeamCalifornia (PA)
ConferencePSAC
Record88–33
Playing career
1966Purdue
Position(s)Center
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
late 1960s
1970–1972
1973–1981
1982–1998
2002–present
Purdue (GA)
Northern Illinois (WR/DB)
Lehigh (DC)
Washington & Jefferson
California (PA)
Administrative career (AD unless noted)
1986–1998Washington & Jefferson[1]
Head coaching record
Overall225–70–2
Tournaments13–11 (NCAA D-III playoffs)
8–5 (NCAA D-II playoffs)
Accomplishments and honors
Championships
13 PAC (1984, 1986–1996, 1998)
1 PSAC (2008)
7 PSAC Western Division (2005–2011)

John Luckhardt is an American football coach and former player. He is currently the head coach at California University of Pennsylvania in California, Pennsylvania, a position he has held since 2002.[1] Luckhardt coached at Washington & Jefferson College from 1982 to 1998, where he compiled a record of 137–37–2 and posted a school record for wins.[2] He was elected to the Washington & Jefferson College Athletics Hall of Fame in 2007.[3]

Luckhardt's record at California was 78–30 in his first nine years as head coach (2002–2010).[4][5]

Luckhardt attended Chartiers Valley High School.[6] He then moved on to Purdue University and played for the Purdue Boilermakers football, where he was a linebacker on the 1967 Rose Bowl team.[6]

Head coaching recordEdit

Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
Washington & Jefferson Presidents (Presidents' Athletic Conference) (1982–1998)
1982 Washington & Jefferson 4–5
1983 Washington & Jefferson 3–5–1
1984 Washington & Jefferson 9–2 6–0 1st L NCAA Division III Quarterfinal
1985 Washington & Jefferson 8–1
1986 Washington & Jefferson 8–2 6–0 1st L NCAA Division III First Round
1987 Washington & Jefferson 10–1 6–0 1st L NCAA Division III Quarterfinal
1988 Washington & Jefferson 7–1–1 6–0 1st
1989 Washington & Jefferson 8–2 4–1 T–1st L NCAA Division III First Round
1990 Washington & Jefferson 10–1 4–0 1st L NCAA Division III Quarterfinal
1991 Washington & Jefferson 8–2 4–0 1st L NCAA Division III First Round
1992 Washington & Jefferson 11–2 4–0 1st L NCAA Division III Championship
1993 Washington & Jefferson 11–1 4–0 1st L NCAA Division III Semifinal
1994 Washington & Jefferson 11–2 4–0 1st L NCAA Division III Championship
1995 Washington & Jefferson 10–1 4–0 1st L NCAA Division III Semifinal
1996 Washington & Jefferson 8–2 1st L NCAA Division III First Round
1997 Washington & Jefferson 6–3
1998 Washington & Jefferson 5–4 T–1st
Washington & Jefferson: 137–37–2
California Vulcans (Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference) (2002–present)
2002 California 6–5 1–5 T–6th (West)
2003 California 4–7 2–4 T–4th (West)
2004 California 6–4 2–4 T–4th (West)
2005 California 8–2 5–1 T–1st (West)
2006 California 8–3 5–1 T–1st (West)
2007 California 13–1 6–0 1st (West) L NCAA Division II Semifinal
2008 California 12–2 7–0 1st (West) L NCAA Division II Semifinal
2009 California 11–4 7–0 1st (West) L NCAA Division II Semifinal
2010 California 10–2 6–1 T–1st (West) L NCAA Division II First Round
2011 California 10–3 6–1 T–1st (West)
California: 88–33 47–17
Total: 225–70–2
      National championship         Conference title         Conference division title

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