Inducted: October 16, 1992 in Mitchell, IN
Date of Birth: December 25, 1936 in Danville, IL
High School Attended: Rockport, IN Graduated: 1954
High School Honors: All-Conference; honorary team captain; Kiwanis Award winner.
College Attended: Louisiana State 1954-1956
Evansville College Graduated: 1960
College Honors: Co-captain; All-Conference.
Coaching Experience: Head football coach at Mitchell HS 1960-1963, with a record of 153-76; assistant football coach at Morehead State University 1964-1967; head coach at Bloomsburg State College 1968-1970; head football coach at South Spencer 1971-1989.
Coaching Honors: Had 7 conference championships and 3 undefeated regular seasons; while at South Spencer, won one Sectional, Regional, Semi-State and State runner-up title; coached in the Sorghum Bowl 1975.
Outstanding Players Coached: Terry Cole, IU, Baltimore Colts, Miami Dolphins, and Pittsburgh Steelers; Rick Denstorff, Western Kentucky University; Jay Seib, IU; Randy Weber, Kentucky Wesleyan; Norman Lauer, Evansville College.
Special Recognition: Member of Indiana Football Coaches Association; Past-President Lakewood Country Club and American Football Association; inducted into University of Evansville Athletic Hall of Fame 1984.
Family: Wife, Joan; sons, Russ and Rick; one granddaughter.