FISHER, PETE

PETE FISHER

Inducted: November 30, 1979 in Evansville, IN

Date of Birth: May 31, 1931 in Evansville

High School: Evansville F. J. Reitz              Graduated: 1950

High School Honors: Earned All-City and All-State Honors in 1948 and 1949; recipient of Kiwanis Award; earned 5 varsity letters in senior year (football, basketball, baseball, track, and golf).

College Attended: Indiana University         Graduated:  1954

College Honors: Leading pass receiver in Big 10 in 1953, catching 17 for 343 yards; led team in kick-off returns; captain of football team 1954; received Honorable Mention on All-Conference Team; football career ended due to injury during senior season.

Special Recognition: Was one of the founders of Evansville Junior League Football in 1969; inducted into Reitz Football Hall of Fame in 2008.