SYPULT, KEN "ZIP"

KEN "ZIP" SYPULT (Deceased)

Inducted: December 13, 1987 in East Chicago, IN

Date of Birth: July 19, 1929 in Lake Village, IN

High School Attended: Hammond, IN                              Graduated: 1947

College Attended: Butler University                                 Graduated: 1955

                          Indiana State University  MS                                 1960

Coaching Experience: Coached football, basketball, baseball, and track in Iowa 1955-1957; in 1957, started football program at Highland, IN, and was head coach 1957-1975, with record of 91-31-6; also coached JV basketball 1957-1960 and was assistant track coach 1961-1966.

Special Recognition: Retired from teaching in 1986.

Family: Wife, Gretchen; children, Kimberly and Charles.

Coach Sypult passed away January 1, 1989.