RANDOLPH, CLARE "DUTCH"

CLARE "DUTCH" RANDOLPH (Deceased)

Inducted:  October 12, 1984 in South Bend, IN (Posthumously)

Date of Birth:  May 2, 1907 in Chicago, IL

High School Attended:  Elkhart, IN                                 Graduated:  1925

High School Honors:  Played on State Championship team 1924.

College Attended:  Indiana University                           Graduated:  1929

                           University of Notre Dame Law School                     1933

College Honors:  Freshman captain; Skull & Crescent; Sphinx Club; Indianapolis All-State Eleven 1927; All-Indiana Eleven 1928; All-Big Ten 1928; picked All-American (Rockne, Jones, Warner).

Professional Athletic Background:  Played for Portsmouth, OH, Spartans 1929; Chicago Cardinals 1930; Portsmouth Spartans 1932-1933, which became Detroit Lions; Detroit Lions 1934-1936.

Professional Athletic Honors:  Detroit won World Championship 1935; All-Pro Center 1935.

Coaching Experience:  Assistant coach for Detroit Lions 1937.

Special Recognition:  After retiring from football, became assistant prosecuting attorney, Wayne County, MI, 1935; became attorney for War Production Board in California 1944.

Family:  Wife, Ruth; children, John and Theresa.

Mr. Randolph passed away December 24, 1972.