1948 Football Team

The first undefeated team in school history, the 1948 football team captured the hearts of the Penn Yan community. This championship team was coached by Edward Pond and assisted by Joseph Altobelli. The team won the Finger Lakes League with a perfect 8-0 record. The team’s successful season was capped with a 6-0 defeat of Canandaigua Academy. The community rallied around the team’s powerful and unique offense and its stingy defense.