KIDD, MAX

MAX KIDD  (Deceased)

Inducted:  January 19, 1974 in Richmond, IN

Date of Birth:  July 27, 1901 in Bloomfield, IN

High School Attended:  Bloomfield              Graduated:  1922

High School Honors:  Captain of football team; First Team All-State Fullback.

College Attended:  Indiana University          Graduated:  1924

College Honors:  Played football 1922-1923; played against the Notre Dame Four Horsemen.

Coaching Experience:  Coached at the following schools: Bicknell HS 10 years; Brazil HS 15 years; Pawnee HS 6 years; Rose Hulman 5 years; Bloomfield HS; Crawfordsville and Decatur for another 4 years.

Coaching Honors:  Mythical State Champions at Bicknell 1934; won Western Indiana Championship and Wabash Valley Championship; won conference championships at Pawnee, IL, 1972; career record of 181-163-12.

Special Recognition:  Helped organize and start one of the first high school coaching schools in Indiana; one of the first high school coaches on the Purdue Clinic Program; a leader in getting IHSAA to start annual clinic program; served on the IHSAA football clinic program; first president of the Indiana Football Coaches Association.

Coach Kidd passed away September 1, 1975.