One of the true pioneers of Walsh Basketball, Joe Bogdan played the Cavs first basketball team in 1962 as a junior, and as a senior in 1963. Bogdan was coached by Hymie Ginsburg, also a member of the Wall of Fame. A prolific scorer, Joe aveaged 19.7 ppg as a junior and led the team in scoring his senior with 19.7 markers per outing. Bogdan scored 719 career points in his two years. After his playing days came to an end, he became the third coach in Walsh history in 1968. He coached the Cavs for four years.