IVAN ALBRIGHT (Deceased)
Inducted: January 15, 1977 in Richmond, IN
Date of Birth: June 5, 1912 in De Kalb County, IN
High School Honors: All-State in football 1930; participated in four sports.
College Attended: Central Normal College, Danville, IN Graduated: 1958
College Honors: Captain football team; Honorable Mention All-State; played four years.
Professional Athletic Background: Training Camp (7 weeks) with Columbus Bulls, Columbus, OH; left to serve in WWII.
Coaching Experience: 4 years Indiana Boys School with record of 20-12; football coach 17 years at Plainfield HS; coached 4 sports and was Athletic Director; football record was 98-57-9; only 3 losing seasons; retired 1976.
Coaching Honors: Recognition Plaque at National AD Conference for Contribution to Interscholastic Athletics; Mid-State Conference Athletic Director of the Century 1976; Indiana High School Athletic Directors Plaque for Outstanding Service Award and Lifetime of Dedication to Athletics.
Special Recognition: Received Letterman Club Award for contribution to Plainfield Athletics; received Ben McDonald Memorial Sportsmanship Award 1976; coached Allison Patrol Service Basketball Team to two city championships and a 50- 4 season; recognized at National Athletic Directors Conference 1975 for contribution to Girls Athletics; played independent basketball and football.
Family: Wife, Veda (deceased); sons, Jim and Jack; 5 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren.
Coach Albright passed away August 18, 1986.