HUFFINE, KARL B.

KARL B. HUFFINE  (Deceased)

Inducted: January 19, 1974 in Richmond, IN

Date of Birth: September 16, 1892 in Kirklin, IN

High School Attended: Kirklin                    Graduated: 1910

College Attended: Wabash College            Graduated: 1928

Coaching Experience: Assistant coach to Pete Vaughan at Wabash College in football, basketball and baseball; recruited personnel for the athletic department; head coach and athletic director at Hammond High School in Hammond, IN, 1928-1945; head football coach and athletic director at Bishop Noll in Hammond 1949-1961; in 18 years as head coach, record was 107-51-9.

Coaching Honors: Received Appreciation Award from Indiana High School Coaches Association for 20 years or more of service to the Youth of the Community as an Athletic Coach 1953.

Special Recognition: Inducted posthumously into the Hammond Sports Hall of Fame in 1989; named to the Wabash College All-Time Football Lettermen.

Family: Wife, Katherine (deceased); daughter, Mary Elizabeth.

Coach Huffine passed away March 11, 1979.