JAMES P. McGEE (Deceased)
Inducted: May 21, 2000 in Merrillville, IN (Posthumously)
High School Attended: Gary Froebel Graduated: 1942
College Attended: Indiana University Graduated: 1949
Professional Athletic Background: Played with a Nashville Semi-Pro Team; played with the Pittsburgh Pirate organization in Hollywood, New Orleans, Waco, and Quebec City.
Special Recognition: Voted on the State Team three years in a row and on the National Baseball Congress team; received a Community Service Award for his volunteer work with local athletes; worked with high school and college football players on conditioning and punting techniques, with some receiving special recognition as All-State Punters; worked with such Andrean High School greats as Mike Kayes, Mike Mills, and Steve McIntyre; continued working on the kicking game with local players; served in US Navy, stationed at Sampson Boot Camp in New York, where he established a record of 2800 sit-ups.
Mr. McGee passed away November 14, 1999.