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Joel Gesch


Mr. Gesch was born and raised in Milwaukee, Wisconsin and a graduate of Milwaukee Lutheran High School. He attended Concordia University in Wisconsin, received B.A. from Concordia University in Nebraska, and a Masters from Cleveland State University. Beginning in 1978, he has spent his entire teaching and coaching career here at Lutheran West. He has taught Health and Physical Education, Old and New Testament, and Christian Ethics. Mr, .Gesch has served as Head Football Coach, Head Basketball Coach, Athletic Director for 21 years, and as an assistant coach in baseball and track.

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Rachel Fenske Haughwout

Class of 2004

While it took a lot of hard work, an undisputed factor in my college success was the foundation that Lutheran West gave me.


Lutheran West
3850 Linden Road
Rocky River, Ohio 44116-4099

Phone: 440.333.1660
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