Jack Hegarty

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Jack Hegarty
Sport(s) Football
Biographical details
Born (1888-06-09)June 9, 1888
Newburyport, Massachusetts
Playing career
1910–1912 Georgetown
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1914–1915 North Carolina A&M
1921 Washington Senators
1913–1914 North Carolina A&M
Head coaching record
Overall 5–6–2 (college football)
1–2 (NFL)
6–7 (college basketball)

John Edward "Jack" Hegarty (June 9, 1888 – ?) was an American football player and coach of football and basketball. He served as the head football coach at North Carolina College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts, now North Carolina State University, from 1914 to 1915, compiling a record of 5–6–2. Hegarty also coached basketball for a season at North Carolina A&M in 1913–14, tallying a mark of 6–7. He was also the head coach of the Washington Senators, who played three games in the National Football League in 1921.[1] Before becoming a coach, Hegarty played college football at Georgetown University from 1910 until 1912.[2]

Head coaching record[edit]

College football[edit]

Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
North Carolina A&M Aggies (South Atlantic Intercollegiate Athletic Association) (1914–1915)
1914 North Carolina A&M 2–3–1
1915 North Carolina A&M 3–3–1
North Carolina A&M: 5–6–2
Total: 5–6–2


APFA Record & Standings
Year W L T Pct. PTS-OPP PPG-OPP Finish
1921 1† 2 0 .333 21- 53 7.0-17.7 12th

† - Does not include the forfeit by the Rochester Jeffersons that is not officially recognized by the NFL