Inducted:  May 31, 1998 in Merrillville, IN

Date of Birth:  April 26, 1941 in Gary, IN

High School Attended:  Gary Horace Mann    Graduated:  1959

High School Honors:  First Team All-City, All-Conference, and Chicago Tribune All-Area.

College Attended:  Duke University              Graduated:  1963

College Honors:  First Team Freshman; All-Atlantic Coast Conference; 2 knee injuries ended his career.

Coaching Experience:  Valparaiso HS offensive line coach 1967-1980; Valparaiso defensive line coach 1969-1980; also coached wrestling 15 years.

Coaching Honors:  Coached 3 undefeated teams; defensive coordinator for 1975 State Championship team.

Outstanding Players Coached:  John Roscoe, Bill Nielson, Dave Birky, Tim Eckert, Mark Watts, Bobby Johnson.

Special Recognition:  Currently a teacher at Valparaiso HS.

Family:  Wife, Janice; daughters, Jennifer, Rebecca, and Laura.