Eastern Regional High School hires John Doherty as head football coach

Doherty replaces Daniel Boguszewski, who resigned in January.

Eastern Regional High School has hired John Doherty as its head football coach, according to the district. Doherty replaces Daniel Boguszewski, who resigned in January.

Jason Hill, vice principal of athletics at Eastern Regional High School, announced Doherty’s hiring in a statement Wednesday.

According to the release, Doherty was the head football coach at Paul VI High School in Haddonfield from 2003 to 2015. During his tenure, the program had ten playoff appearances and won seven conference titles. Doherty also served as the defensive coordinator for Eastern this past season.

He is currently employed at Howard Phifer Middle School as a school counselor.

“Over the course of his career, he has proven himself as educator, role model and winner,” the statement read. “Eastern Regional High School is extremely excited about the addition of Mr. Doherty as the head football coach.”