Croghan, Jack: Physical Education Faculty Member and Head Swimming and Water Polo Coach (In Memoriam)

Jack Croghan was hired in September 1975 and retired in 1994, after 19 years of dedicated service.  Upon retirement, he was granted Emeritus status.

Jack coached the water polo team to a conference championship in 1987 and the women’s swimming team won the conference championship in 1985.  Under his tutelage, his athletes excelled: 26 swimmers and 15 water polo players over the years to All-Conference status; 26 swimmers and one water polo player to All Northern California status; and 32 swimmers and one water polo player to All American status.

Jack was recognized and awarded Swimming Coach of the Year by the coaches of the Coast Conference in 1985 and 1994.