SWANK, JIM

JIM SWANK 

Inducted:  July 21, 2001 in South Bend, IN 
       
Date of Birth:  October 27, 1954

High School Attended:  Rochester, IN           Graduated:  1973

High School Honors:  2-time 1st Team All-NLC Running Back; in 1971 scored a state leading and record 242 points; in 1972 scored a state leading 182 points; career record of 506 points scored, career rushing yardage of 5,273 yards with average of 6.7, and career carries of 791; All-State AP and UPI honors; named to Scholastic Magazine All-American Team as one of top 100 high school football players; selected to play in North-South All-Star Game; received full athletic scholarship to Purdue University.

College Attended:  Purdue University           

Coaching Experience:  Coached football at Rochester Middle School 1986-1988; served as a coach and/or board member each of the last 20 seasons on Fulton County Youth Football Organization; became a member of the varsity football staff at Rochester High School in August 2001 and continues in that role.

Special Recognition:  Maintenance engineer for the Rochester Community School Corporation.

Family:  Wife; Barb; 3 children.

(Updated December 2010)