DAYTON — Coach Ben Rulli and the Carroll High School Football Team would like to invite the community to listen to legendary football coach Gerry Faust speak on: ‘Faith, Family, Friends, and Football’ on Tuesday, July 28 at 5 p.m.
His talk will take place in the Carroll gym and there is no cost for admission.
Immediately following, in a separate event, Coach Faust will lead Dayton area parochial football players in a Rosary Rally to be held at the University of Dayton in front of Immaculate Conception Chapel. It is set to begin at 7 p.m.
Coach Faust was born in Dayton on May 21, 1935 and was an All-State quarterback for his father Fuzzy, the coach at Chaminade High School.
He earned three letters in football at the University of Dayton and was a teammate of former Carroll Coach Jim Spoerl. Over an 18 season period. Faust led Cincinnati Moeller High School to a record of 174-17-2, five state championships, and four mythical national championships.
He became the 24th head coach at The University of Notre Dame and compiled a record of 30-26-1 in five years. He resides in Akron with his wife Marlene and stays busy traveling and giving motivational talks inspired by his Catholic faith.
Please join us in welcoming Coach Gerry Faust to Carroll High School.