Ritchey, Tom

Tom Ritchey

Ritchey is the winningest coach in the Sweetwater High School football history.  He coached at Sweetwater for 12 years, leading the Mustangs to 11 playoff appearances, and a 120-24-2 record.  His teams twice reached the state semifinals.  In his final season before retiring, his Mustangs were 13-1 and lost to state finalist Denison in the state quarterfinals.  His career coaching record is 208-64-7, which included stints at Fort Stockton and Idalou.

 

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