Siddhesh Joshi (Editor)

Jack Sherry

Updated on
Share on FacebookTweet on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on Reddit
Name  Jack Sherry

Jack Sherry Not Jack Sherry YeahIPlayQB18 Twitter

Paul boesch vs dick shikat jack sherry 1930s

John E. "Jack" Sherry was a two sport star at Pennsylvania State University (Penn State). In American football, he set a team record with 8 interceptions in 1952. In basketball, he was team captain of Penn State's team that reached the 1954 Final Four.


In 1952, Sherry intercepted 8 passes, returned for 101 yards. In 1954, he led Penn State in receiving yards and tied for the team lead in receptions (11 catches for 160 yards, 14.5 average, 1 touchdown).

In the 1954 NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Tournament, Penn State defeated Toledo (62-50), LSU (78-70) and Notre Dame (71-63) to make the Final Four. They were defeated by La Salle (69-54) but defeated USC (70-61) for third place.

Sherry is a member of the West Philadelphia Catholic High School Sports Hall of Fame.

Jack sherry 2013 junior highlights qb 17


Jack Sherry Wikipedia