Inducted: March 3, 2001 in Evansville, IN
High School Attended: Evansville Mater Dei Graduated: 1955
High School Honors: Kiwanis All-City, All-Conference in football; varsity wrestling and baseball; All-City in baseball.
College Attended: University of Evansville Graduated: 1959
College Honors: 4-year letter winner, 3-year starter, team captain, and Kiwanis Award in football; 4-year varsity baseball and Slyker Award.
Coaching Experience: 5 years varsity assistant football coach and 4 years wrestling coach at Mt. Vernon HS; 15 years varsity assistant football coach at Evansville Memorial HS, and 19 years varsity football coach, 5 years varsity baseball coach, 19 years varsity wrestling coach, and 7 years assistant wrestling coach.
Coaching Honors: 6 City Championships; 7 Sectional titles; 5 Regional titles; 4 times Coach of the Year in football.
Outstanding Players Coached: Don Mattingly, Jason Edwards, Jim Jarboe, Ken Mills, Andrew Weinzapfel, and John Hurley.
Special Recognition: Inducted into the Evansville Mater Dei and the University of Evansville Athletic Halls of Fame.
Family: Wife, Sylvia; children, Marianna, Laurie, R. Joseph, Jonathan, Johanna, and Andrew.