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Dr. Jodi Washinsky Lenko ’99

Wall of Fame Class of 2011 Dr. Jodi Washinsky Lenko ’99 finished her MMI basketball career as the first female to score 1,000 points. Her record still holds today with her career total of 1,104 points. From the time she began playing basketball at MMI in seventh grade, she was one of her team’s leaders....

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Mr. Jake Kislan ’56

Wall of Fame Class of 2007 Mr. Jake Kislan ’56 was a superior athlete at MMI in both baseball and basketball for four years. In his senior year, he was selected as the region’s top basketball guard and helped lead the Preppers to the Anthracite League Championship with a 21-4 record. After graduation, he played...

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Mr. Albert Goedecke ’45

Wall of Fame Class of 2008 Mr. Albert Goedecke ‘45 played varsity basketball at MMI and East Stroudsburg University State Teachers College and semi-pro basketball with a Stroudsburg Area team. Coach Goedecke returned to MMI as boys basketball coach and physical education teacher in 1952. As MMI Boys Basketball Coach from 1952 to 1964, Coach...

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Mr. Walter F. Dryfoos ‘59

Wall of Fame Class of 2012 Mr. Walter F. Dryfoos ‘59 was the center for the MMI Preppers basketball team in the late 1950s. His physical presence and drive to win made him a respected presence throughout the Anthracite League. “One of the taller members of the class, Walt has used his height to full...

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Atty. Denis V. Brenan ’55

Wall of Fame Class of 2006 Attorney Denis Brenan ‘55 was a basketball standout at both MMI and Lehigh University. In his senior year at MMI, he was the top scorer in the region with 494 points and a 19.8 points per game average. Atty. Brenan was co-captain of the MMI basketball team that was...

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Mr. Ryan J. Breznak ’88

Wall of Fame Class of 2015 Ryan J. Breznak ’88 helped MMI make headlines as a two-sport athlete. He was a four-year starter on the boy’s basketball team and led the Hazleton area in scoring during the 1986-87 season. He finished his career with 1,167 career points. In his senior year, Mr. Breznak posted a...

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Dr. Keith G. Brazzo ‘90

Wall of Fame Class of 2006 Dr. Keith Brazzo ‘90 played basketball, baseball and tennis at MMI, particularly excelling on the basketball court. During his senior year, Dr. Brazzo scored 705 points in 21 games for a 33.6 average. He scored a total of 1,570 points at MMI, placing him third on the school’s all-time...

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The 1973 Boys Basketball Team

Wall of Fame Class of 2006 What began as a typical basketball season at MMI in December of 1972 ended with one of the most remarkable athletic achievements in school history – a Class C State Championship for MMI’s boys’ basketball team. While several team members excelled with individual achievements (1,000 point club members Jim...

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The 1964 Boys Basketball Team

Wall of Fame Class of 2010 The 1964 Boys Basketball stunned the regional sports world with their intense 7 to 5 victory over West Hazleton. West Hazleton was undefeated and had tied the state record of 62 consecutive league victories. In fact, the Wildcats had not lost a league game since 1959 and now were...

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Mr. Edward M. Sharp ’36

Wall of Fame Class of 2009 Mr. Edward Sharp, Valedictorian of Class of 1936, has contributed to the MMI community as well as his local and global communities for decades. Following his graduation from MMI, Mr. Sharp received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Leigh University and his Master’s Degree from Harvard School of Business...