Phil Kahler, 2002
St. John Fisher College
In his 28-year career at St. John Fisher, Coach Kahler has led the Cardinals to 628-128 record. No coach in NCAA basketball history at any level has coached as long as Kahler and compiled a better winning percentage. With 27 straight winning seasons, his teams regularly are in post-season NYSWCAA and NCAA tournaments. He started the women’s athletics program at Fisher and also coached volleyball and served as Athletic Director. Coach Kahler has won numerous awards over his career and has been named Coach of the Year by BCANY, WBCA and ECAC.