KEN LEFFLER (Deceased)
Inducted: June 17, 2010 in Indianapolis, IN (Posthumously)
Date of Birth: November 28, 1943
High School Attended: Sacred Heart, Indianapolis Graduated: 1961
High School Honors: All-City Center for Hall of Fame coach Bob Springer
College Attended: Butler University Graduated: 1966
College Honors: 3-year letter winner at center/linebacker; All-Conference 1965
Coaching Experience: Scecina Memorial HS freshman coach 1966, varsity assistant coach 1967-1968, and varsity head coach 1969-1988, with a record of 82-106.
Coaching Honors: Coached 9 Indiana All-Stars
Outstanding Players Coached: Dan Lintner (Indiana University - City Athlete of the Year), Pete Quinn (Purdue University), and Tom Wroblewski (Notre Dame and City Athlete of the Year).
Special Recognition: Indiana Football Coaches Association - Director-elect, Director, and All-Star Game Chairman; All-Star Game - Fundraiser, Game Director (Site selection, room and board for players and coaches, hospitality, banquet facilities); 1989 IFCA began awarding "Ken Leffler Service Award" for outstanding service to the Indiana All-Star Footbal Game, formally recognizing the time and tireless effort put forth in helping to ensure the success and continuation of the game.
Family: Wife, Toni; children, Angie (recipient of the IFCA Hub Etchison Scholarship 1984), Karl Christopher "K.C." (1987 Indiana All-Star), Nate (1991 Indiana All-Star), and Jake; 18 grandchildren.
Coach Leffler passed away June 1, 1988.