Jack Baranski is a graduate of Coughlin High School and Wilkes University with a Bachelor's Degree in History. As a player he was a first team All-Conference performer in 1987 and a UNICO All-Star Game participant. He coached nine seasons at Coughlin under John Joseph and Ciro Cinti.
He is currently entering his 15th season at WVW with two as offensive coordinator and five as defensive coordinator. A 2011 inductee into the Plains Sports Hall of Fame, he has been a part of 9 District 2 AAAA Championships, nine Wyoming Valley Conference Championships and one Eastern Conference Championship. He teaches American History at WVW High School and resides in Larksville with his wife Michelle and son Nathan. He is also the very proud father and father-in-law of LCpl Christopher Baranski USMC and his wife Emily