JEWELL, JACK C.

JACK C. JEWELL  (Deceased)

Inducted:  July 16, 1988 in Ft. Branch, IN             

Date of Birth:  April 22, 1937 in Owensboro, KY

High School Attended:  Owensboro               Graduated:  1955

High School Honors:  Football team was acclaimed State Champions by several KY newspapers 1954; Honorable Mention All-State 1954; received a football scholarship to Indiana University in 1955.

College Attended: Attended Indiana University 1955, then transferred to WKU 1956

                          Western Kentucky          Graduated:  1961 

College Honors:  2nd Team All-Ohio Valley Conference 1959

Coaching Experience:  Mitchell, IN HS assistant coach 2 years; Tell City assistant coach 5 years; Fort Branch head coach 1968-1973, with a record of 42-9-3 and undefeated in 1972; Gibson Southern head coach 1974-1986, with a record of 86-45; overall record as head coach for 19 years of 128-54-3 and with only 1 losing season in those 19 years.

Coaching Honors:  Pocket Athletic Conference Champions 1971, 1972, and 1974; Big 8 Co-Champions 1983.

Outstanding Players Coached:  Terry Cole, Mitchell HS; Don Angermeir, Gibson Southern HS South All-Star 1976; Kelly Maurer, Gibson Southern HS football captain and South All-Star 1981.

Family:  Wife, Beverly; children, Piper and Jeff

Coach Jewell passed away March 3, 1996.