TribLIVE

| Sports


 
Larger text Larger text Smaller text Smaller text | Order Photo Reprints

Derry coach Gaiardo resigns after 3 seasons

TribLIVE Sports Videos

Top high school sports
Monday, Nov. 4, 2013, 9:51 p.m.
 

Derry football coach Al Gaiardo has resigned for personal reasons after three seasons.

Gaiardo said his leaving the program has nothing to do with the players or administration.

“My dad was recently diagnosed with thyroid cancer and he's going to have surgery,” Gaiardo said. “I have to take care of family first. I'll be back someday on the sidelines.”

Derry was 0-10 this season and was 3-25 under Gaiardo.

— Paul Schofield

 

 

 
 


Show commenting policy

Most-Read Football

  1. Frazier’s Ross is Player of the Week
  2. GCC, Monessen matchup to feature contrasting styles
  3. HS highlight reel: Red, White & Blue Invite set for Saturday
  4. Thomas Jefferson runs past Ringgold
  5. Belle Vernon Area trounces Trinity in Humbert’s debut
  6. California victim of Clairton’s ‘statement’
  7. Jackson brothers lead way as Highlands rolls in Class AA debut over Ford City
  8. Late 98-yard pick 6 seals Norwin’s shutout win over Latrobe
  9. Mars RB Schultheis could be out for season
  10. Valley edges emotional Burrell team on OT field goal
  11. North Hills defeats Fox Chapel
Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.