Rick J. Wargala 2022

Coach, Depew


  • St. Mary's High School, Lancaster, NY—1975
  • Niagara University, B.A. History—1980
  • Buffalo State College—Masters Degree in Social Studies Education

Coaching Highlights

Boys Golf  - 1982—present          Depew High School

  • Coached Boys Golf since 1982
  • 2006, 2007, 2008—ECIC North Division Small School Champions, 30 wins—0 losses
  • 2008 Section VI Individual Champion
  • 2011—ECIC Individual Champion

Girls Golf—2011– present          Depew High School

  • Coached two students that qualified for 2016 NYSPHSAA Girls Golf Championship
  • 2019 New York State Public High School Athletic Association Girls Golf Coach of the Year 

Girls Bowling— 2004– 2020 Depew High School

  • Festival of Lights Tournament Champion—2011
  • Section VI Individual Champion—2015
  • NYSPHSAA Girls Bowling Championship—Section VI All Star wins NYS title
  • Section VI Class B Girls Bowling Title

Unified Bowling—2020– current Depew High School

Professional Affiliations & Achievements

  • Served as ECIC Golf Chairman for 12 years—2001 to 2012
  • Section VI Girls Golf Coordinator—2012 to present
  • Member United States Golf Association
  • Member New York State Golf Association
  • Member Buffalo District Golf Association
  • Member Western New York Public Links Golf Association