Inducted: June 20, 2001 in Fort Wayne, IN
Date of Birth: March 4, 1938 in Fort Wayne
High School Attended: Fort Wayne Concordia Lutheran Graduated: 1956
High School Honors: Earned 11 letters in football, basketball, and baseball; All-Conference in football, basketball, and baseball; co-captain and MVP in football and basketball.
College Attended: Valparaiso University Graduated: 1960
College Honors: Lettered in football and baseball 3 years.
Coaching Experience: Assistant football coach at Chesterton HS 1963 and at Central HS 1964-1967; head football coach at Central 1967-1970; head football coach at Fort Wayne Northrop HS 1970-1983; also served as assistant basketball and baseball coach at Chesterton 1963, and assistant basketball coach at Central 1964-1967; retired from coaching.
Coaching Honors: Started football program at Northrop and Bruins were a power to be dealt with immediately; District Coach of the Year 1972; one of the coaches who guided Fort Wayne football into limelight in state of Indiana.
Outstanding Players Coached: Clarence Bullock of Michigan State University (1970) and Fred Arrington of Purdue University (1973) and Detroit Lions.
Family: Wife, Janeann (deceased); children, Kent and Brent.
(Updated December 2010)