Inducted: July 31, 1993 in Indianapolis, IN
High School Attended: Indianapolis Arsenal Tech Graduated: 1954
High School Honors: 3-year varsity football letterman and 2-year varsity baseball letterman; All-City football 1953.
College Attended: Ball State University Graduated: 1961
College Honors: Played football 3 years and baseball 2 years; received NCAA Play-off Baseball Medal 1960.
Coaching Experience: Assistant football coach at Peru HS 1961-1964; head coach at Rensselaer 1964-1970; head coach at Martinsville 1970-1993; career record of 222-68; record makes him the 8th winningest coach in Indiana.
Coaching Honors: Martinsville team had 5 undefeated seasons, 11 South Central Conference Championships, 4 Sectional Championships, and 2 State Semi-final appearances; 12-time recipient of South Central Conference Coach of the Year; Martinsville was 1992 State Passing Champion with the "run and shoot" offense; South All-Star assistant coach 1975; Ball State Alumnus Coach of the Year 1971-1972.
Outstanding Players Coached: Dave Yeoman, Danny Epler, Dan Rhoden, Jerry Sichting, Mark Fishel, Ken Mask, Mike O'Neal, Dennis Mills, Bobby Payne, Joe Siderewicz, and Bob Denton.
Special Recognition: Member of original Indiana Football Hall of Fame Induction Committee.
Family: Wife, Marilyn; children, Susan and Joseph.