GENE E. RESS, MD
Inducted: July 13, 1987 in Tell City, IN
Date of Birth: January 4, 1934 in Tell City
High School Attended: Tell City Graduated: 1952
College Attended: Indiana University Graduated: 1956
Indiana University School of Medicine 1960
Special Recognition: Has been a part of football all over southern Indiana for over 48 years; has cooperated with the Tell City/Troy Township football program far and beyond the normal practicing physician by stopping by the practice field to check on players who are injured or being rehabilitated; opens his office at odd hours whenever necessary, treating athletes at home and working the sidelines at both home and away contests; at least twice a year, provides athletes of Perry County schools a chance to be examined for their IHSAA sports physicals free of charge; participation in symposiums on sports medicine has kept him very much aware of the latest techniques in the treatment of athletic related injuries; inducted into the Tell City High School Athletic Hall of Fame in 2006; awarded the Governors Award for Excellence in Service from Governor Mitch Daniels in September, 2012, for 50 years of service as team physician for Tell City athletes.