Rockhurst’s Tony Severino’s legendary career is over

tony severino rockhurst high schoolTwitter photo by @RockhurstHS

Friday night, the final chapter in Tony Severino’s legendary high school football career came to an end. Rockhurst lost to Liberty North 17-14 in the Class 6 District 4 semifinals, which ends Severino’s 37-years as head coach of the Hawklets.

Severino led Rockhurst to seven state championships with an overall record of 345-92-1.

About the Author

Jeff Fisher
Jeff is an award-winning journalist and expert in the field of high school sports, underscored with his appearance on CNBC in 2010 to talk about the big business of high school football in America. Jeff turned to his passion for high school football into an entrepreneurial venture called High School Football America, a digital media company focused on producing original high school sports content for radio, television and the internet. Jeff is co-founder and editor-in-chief of High School Football America, which is a media partner with USA TODAY High School Sports.