BREWER, JERRY

JERRY BREWER

Inducted:  July 17,1992 in Jasper, IN   

Date of Birth:  March 30, 1937 in Paducah, KY

High School Attended:  Tilghman HS, Paducah, KY         Graduated:  1955

College Attended:  Western Kentucky University              Graduated:  1959

                            Western Kentucky University  MA

Coaching Experience:  Head football coach at Jasper High School 1959-2002 with record of 368-105-2; retired in June 2003.

Coaching Honors:  4A State Champion 2001; selected Football Coach of the Year 1977 by Indiana Sportscasters and Broadcasters Association; Coach of Year 1983 by Indiana Football Coaches Association; head coach South All-Stars 1976 and 2002; assistant coach of South All-Stars 1983; Conference Football Champions 1967, 1968, 1970, 1976, 1978, 1981, 1982, 1984-1990, 1994-1996, 1998-2001; winningest football coach in Indiana history with 368 wins; Sectional and Regional Champions in 1976, 1977, 1981-1983, 1987, 1994-1995, 2001-2002; State Finals 1976, 1977, 1987, 1990, 1995, and 2001; undefeated seasons 1976, 1977, 1981, 1982, 1987, 1990, 1994, 1995, 2000.

Special Recognition:  Member of Board of Directors of IFCA 1975, 1980, 1986-1989; President of IFCA 1990; Region 9 Chairman of IFCA in 1975, 1980, 1986-1987; Region 9 All-Star Chairman of North-South All-Star Game 1978, 1984; adult sponsor Fellowship of Christian Athletes; active in numerous Jasper community organizations; member of National HS Athletic Coaches Association, Indiana HS Coaches Association, High School Athletic Diretors Association, Athletic Administrators Accociation, Indiana Track Coaches Association, Indiana School Teachers Association, National Education Association, and Western KY University Alumni Association and Alumni "W" Club; member of Selection Committee of Indiana Football Hall of Fame; served as interim athletic director of Jasper High School.

Family:  Daughter, Christy; two grandsons, Ryan and Adam.