The University of Scranton Wall of Fame
Joseph P. Flaherty
Inducted - 1987


Joseph P. Flaherty
1937-1939 3 year Letterman of Varsity Football Team
1939 Starting Left Halfback on Famed 6-0-2 Unbeaten Team
1939 Named Outstanding Player-Opponent by LaSalle, Toledo, and Canisius Colleges
1948-1952 Head Coach of 18th Infantry to Two European Command Titles
1949-1950 Two Time Selected Outstanding Coach of European Command
Organized Pacific Army Olympics Following WWII
Conducted "Tokyo Bowl" in Japan with General Douglas Mac Author in Attendance
Served 26 years in United States Army - Lt. Colonel, Retired.