Inducted: May 31, 1998 in Merrillville, IN
Date of Birth: April 26, 1941 in Gary, IN
High School Attended: Gary Horace Mann Graduated: 1959
High School Honors: First Team All-City, All-Conference, and Chicago Tribune All-Area.
College Attended: Duke University Graduated: 1963
College Honors: First Team Freshman; All-Atlantic Coast Conference; 2 knee injuries ended his career.
Coaching Experience: Valparaiso HS offensive line coach 1967-1980; Valparaiso defensive line coach 1969-1980; also coached wrestling 15 years.
Coaching Honors: Coached 3 undefeated teams; defensive coordinator for 1975 State Championship team.
Outstanding Players Coached: John Roscoe, Bill Nielson, Dave Birky, Tim Eckert, Mark Watts, Bobby Johnson.
Special Recognition: Currently a teacher at Valparaiso HS.
Family: Wife, Janice; daughters, Jennifer, Rebecca, and Laura.