Ron Rubick was the head football coach at Lincoln High School from 1968-1998. His teams at Lincoln posted a record of 179 wins, 106 losses, three ties and nine FRVC Championships. Coach Rubick's Ships teams made the playoffs ten times and own three WIAA Divisition 1 State Championships in 1984, 1985, and 1986. During the years 1983-1987, his teams won 48-straight games, which still stands as the state of Wisconsin record. Ron was an assistant coach for Paul Engen in the 1987 Shrine/Wisconsin Football Coaches Association All-Star game.
Coach Rubick was selected as the Associated Press Coach of the Year in 1985 and 1986 and the Wisconsin High School Football Coaches Association Coach of the Year in 1986. He was selected to the Michigan Upper Peninsula Sports Hall of Fame in 1978 and the Lakeshore Sports Hall of Fame in 1987. In 1986, he was one of three finalists for the Milwaukee Athletic club Foundation Founders Award.
Ron was a tremendous person with great character. He cared deeply about his players, assistant coaches and most importantly the students in his Physical Educaitons classes. He truly believed in being a role model. All kids respected him for the relationship he built with them.