Bill Cherpak – Football / Coach
- Graduate of Steel Valley High School and University of Pittsburgh
- Three – year starter at Pitt, career ended due to injury
- Assistant coach at Thomas Jefferson (TJ) 1990-1993, assistant at Woodland Hills 1994, and head coach at TJ 1995 to the present.
- His TJ teams have won six WPIAL championships in 2004, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2015 and, 2016
- Winner of three PIAA State championships in 2004, 2007, and 2008
- Winner of numerous Coach of the Year and community awards