VOINOFF, SAMUEL "SAM"

SAMUEL "SAM" VOINOFF  (Deceased)

Inducted:  April 30, 1977 in South Bend, IN

Date of Birth:  February 22, 1907 in Bulgaria

High School Attended:  Sullivan, IN             Graduated:  1928

High School Honors:  Football All-State 1925, 1926, and 1927.
 
College Attended:  Purdue University          Graduated:  1932

College Honors:  Big 10 Champions 1929, 1931

Coaching Experience:  Football guard coach Purdue University 1937-1950; golf coach Purdue University 1950-1974.

Coaching Honors:  President NCAA Golf Association 1963-1964 and 1971-1972.

Outstanding Players Coached:  E. Bykowski, Tom Melton, Dick Barwegan, Alex Agase.

Special Recognition:  SA National Survey for High School Six-Man Football Accidents 1941; Purdue Big Ten Golf Championship 1951, 1955, 1956, 1958, 1959, 1960, 1964-1965; NCAA Championship 1961.

Coach Voinoff passed away November 17, 1989.