Inducted: June 4, 2006 in Merrillville, IN
Date of Birth: May 23, 1947 in Indianapolis, IN
High School Attended: Hobart, IN Graduated: 1965
High School Honors: Member of Student Council; mayoral candidate; participated in basketball and cross country; also a Spanish Club officer.
College Attended: Indiana University Graduated: 1970
College Honors: Dean's List.
Coaching Experience: Coached 15 years at Portage Aylesworth Junior High in football and basketball; 13 years at Portage Willowcreek Middle School in football and basketball; assistant varsity basketball coach at Portage HS.
Coaching Honors: Received 20 and 25-year plaques for coaching in both football and basketball.
Outstanding Players Coached: Jim Havrilla, Andy Berger, Tony Yudt, David Wayne, and Nick Wellman.
Family: Wife, Gerry; children, Dina, Debra, and Dawn.