The Franklin Area School Board on Monday accepted the resignation of Bill Hager as the coach of the Franklin Lady Knights basketball team.
In three years with the FHS girls, Hager led his teams to two District 10 championships, appearances in seven PIAA playoff games, and an overall 75-8 record.
Hager earlier spent two stints, a total of 14 season as coach of the Franklin High School boys’ team. Those teams won 5 D-10 titles and the 2001 PIAA state “AAA” championship.
Hager was second among all of last season’s active District 10 coaches with 672 victories. His wins total includes victories in 18 seasons at Maplewood High School and one in Jamestown, New York.