WEINZAPFEL, RALPH

RALPH WEINZAPFEL

Inducted:  March 3, 2001 in Evansville, IN  
       
Date of Birth:  September 14, 1937 in Evansville

High School Attended:  Evansville Mater Dei Graduated:  1955

High School Honors:  Kiwanis All-City, All-Conference in football; varsity wrestling and baseball; All-City in baseball.

College Attended:  University of Evansville   Graduated:  1959

College Honors:  4-year letter winner, 3-year starter, team captain, and Kiwanis Award in football; 4-year varsity baseball and Slyker Award.

Coaching Experience:  5 years varsity assistant football coach and 4 years wrestling coach at Mt. Vernon HS; 15 years varsity assistant football coach at Evansville Memorial HS, and 19 years varsity football coach, 5 years varsity baseball coach, 19 years varsity wrestling coach, and 7 years assistant wrestling coach.

Coaching Honors:  6 City Championships; 7 Sectional titles; 5 Regional titles; 4 times Coach of the Year in football.

Outstanding Players Coached:  Don Mattingly, Jason Edwards, Jim Jarboe, Ken Mills, Andrew Weinzapfel, and John Hurley.

Special Recognition:  Inducted into the Evansville Mater Dei and the University of Evansville Athletic Halls of Fame.

Family:  Wife, Sylvia; children, Marianna, Laurie, R. Joseph, Jonathan, Johanna, and Andrew.