After forty-four seasons as head football coach at Lansdale Catholic, Jim Algeo is stepping down.
The school made the announcement Wednesday afternoon. Algeo, began his coaching career in 1958 at Cardinal Dougherty before moving on to Sun Valley. He was named head coach of the Crusaders in September, 1968. He won five Pac-Ten Championships, six District Titles along with the 2004 AA State Championship. The school has also announced that they will recognize Algeo on Saturday, October 29th during homecoming. Lansdale Catholic takes on West Catholic, from Wissahickon High School at 1pm.