BAWEL, RAY "BIBBLES"

RAY "BIBBLES" BAWEL 

Inducted:  November 30, 1979 in Evansville, IN                     

Date of Birth:  November 21, 1930 in Evansville, IN

High School Attended:  Boonville, IN           Graduated:  1948

High School Honors:  Lettered in football, baseball, and basketball.

College Attended:  Evansville College         Graduated:  1952

College Honors: Starter in football, basketball, and baseball senior year; outstanding pass receiver; voted outstanding player 1949; played in Refrigeration Bowl during sophomore year.

Professional Athletic Background:  Played with Philadelphia Eagles 1952 as defensive back and led NFL in punt returns; also played for Green Bay Packers 1957.

Special Recognition:  After retiring from pro-football, became assistant football coach and basketball coach at University of Evansville for 3 years; left coaching in 1961 and became an associate at Jasper Engines and Transmissions, Inc., where he remains actively involved in the business.