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)