MARTIN, DICK

DICK MARTIN (Deceased)

Inducted: April 5, 1976 in Terre Haute, IN

Date of Birth: September 23, 1921

High School Attended: Sullivan, IN                Graduated: 1939

High School Honors: All-Wabash Valley Quarterback; Honorable Mention All-State.

College Attended: Indiana State University    Graduated: 1943

College Honors: Quarterback 1940-1942

Coaching Experience: 3-year assistant to Garland Frazier in Bicknell; 2 years as head coach at Bicknell; 16 years as head coach at Terre Haute Wiley; overall record of 113-49-9.

Coaching Honors: 4 undefeated and untied teams at Wiley HS; 8 championships while at Wiley.

Special Recognition: Served in US Navy 1943-1946, mostly on an aircraft carrier in the Pacific; speaker at numerous football clinics; inducted into Indiana State University Athletics Hall of Fame posthumously 2009; former players and friends established the "Dick Martin Coaches Award" in his honor.

Family: Wife, Helen; daughter, Cindy

Coach Martin passed away May 13, 1989.