Jack Hagerty

Not to be confused with Jack Hegarty.
Jack Hagerty
Sport(s) Football
Biographical details
Born (1903-07-03)July 3, 1903
Boston, Massachusetts
Died March 23, 1982(1982-03-23) (aged 78)
Washington, D.C.
Playing career
1926–1932 New York Giants
Position(s) Back
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1932–1948 Georgetown
Head coaching record
Overall 62–41–10
Bowls 0–1

John Leo "Jack" Hagerty (July 3, 1903 – March 23, 1982) was an American football player and coach. He played running back and quarterback for the New York Giants from 1926 to 1932 before returning to his alma mater of Georgetown University to serve as head coach. Hagerty led the Hoyas to back-to-back undefeated seasons in 1938 and 1939, as well as the school's first bowl game appearance, at the 1940 Orange Bowl, which Georgetown lost to Mississippi State, 14–7. He was born in Boston, Massachusetts.

Hagerty's career record as Georgetown's coach was 62–41–10.


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