MYRON FESSLER             

Inducted:  June 4, 2006 in Merrillville, IN

Date of Birth:  May 23, 1947 in Indianapolis, IN

High School Attended:  Hobart, IN               Graduated:  1965 

High School Honors:  Member of Student Council; mayoral candidate; participated in basketball and cross country; also a Spanish Club officer.

College Attended:  Indiana University           Graduated:  1970
                            Valparaiso University MS                   1975

College Honors:  Dean's List.

Coaching Experience:  Coached 15 years at Portage Aylesworth Junior High in football and basketball; 13 years at Portage Willowcreek Middle School in football and basketball; assistant varsity basketball coach at Portage HS. 

Coaching Honors:  Received 20 and 25-year plaques for coaching in both football and basketball.

Outstanding Players Coached:  Jim Havrilla, Andy Berger, Tony Yudt, David Wayne, and Nick Wellman.

Family:  Wife, Gerry; children, Dina, Debra, and Dawn.