WILL, SR., LEN

LEN WILL, SR.  (Deceased)

Inducted:  November 30, 1979 in Evansville, IN

Date of Birth:  February 15, 1918 in Evansville

High School Attended:  Evansville Reitz Memorial                     Graduated:  1936

High School Honors:  All-City fullback for 2 years; KIWANIS Award Winner 1935; coached by Don Ping.

College Attended:  Columbia University        Graduated:  1940

College Honors:  Served 4 years in military and returned to college after war; received Honorable Mention as All-American 1940; his number 30 jersey has been retired in recognition of his college football career.

Coaching Experience:  Head football coach at Evansville Mater Dei High School 1949-1968, with a record of 89-82-14.

Coaching Honors:  Honored many times by Booster Club in Mater Dei; given special honor of having a scholarship fund established in his name; inducted into Reitz Memorial Hall of Fame in 2013.

Coach Will passed away June 6, 2000.