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Moon Area High School
"Fighting Tigers"
Football - 2003

Head Coach Mark Capuano

Coach Mark Capuano is a graduate of Neville Island High School where he was All WPIAL in football and basketball. He was All State at Neville Island for two years and All ACC for two years at North Carolina State University. He was picked as the outstanding defensive lineman in the 1967 Liberty Bowl and played in the All-American Bowl in Tampa. Also, Mark played in the Blue-Gray All Star game and signed as a free agent with the Pittsburgh Steelers in 1969. He was elected to the All-Century team for the sixties at N.C. State. He teaches Mathematics at Moon Area High School, where he has been a teacher for over 32 years. Beginning his 18th year as Head Coach of the Tigers (over two eras), Mark has compiled a lifetime record of 111-78-4. Coach Capuano was named Parkway Conf Coach of the Year 1982, 1994, 1999, and 2000; has served as the head coach of the Pennsylvania All Stars in the traditional Penn-Ohio Game; and in 1998 was a finalist for the Pennsylvania Big School Coach of the Year. Coach Cap's teams have gone to the playoffs in 82, 94, 95, 96, 98, 99, 00, 01 and 2002. This past summer, Coach Cap had the honor of coaching in the Big 33 game in Hershey, Pa.  He resides in Cresent Township with his wife Carol,and daughter Nia who is a senior at Moon Area H.S.