FAIR, DEVERE

DEVERE FAIR

Inducted:  July 11, 1986 in Indianapolis, IN

Date of Birth:  September 3, 1937

High School Attended:  Martinsville, IN         Graduated:  1956

High School Honors:  4-year letterman; 3-year All-South Central Conference Guard and All-State 1955; 1st football player for Martinsville to receive a football scholarship to Purdue University.

College Attended:  Purdue University           Graduated:  1960

College Honors:  Varsity award winner 1959; Distinguished Student 1958-1959 and 1959-1960.

Coaching Experience:  Assistant coach at Crawfordsville HS 1960-1961; assistant coach at Wabash HS 1962-1963; head coach at Wabash HS 1963-1965; head coach at Decatur Central HS 1965-1972.

Coaching Honors:  Central Indiana Conference Coach of the Year 1963; Mid-State Conference Coach of the Year 1968-1971; 32 game winning streak 1968-1971, going 32-0; Marion County Championships 1968-1971; one Central Indiana Conference Championship while at Wabash, the first in 24 years for the school.

(Updated January 2011)