Inducted: May 3, 2009 in Merrillville, IN
Date of Birth: January 9, 1952 in Oklahoma City, OK
High School Attended: Hobart, IN Graduated: 1970
High School Honors: 4-year member of football, basketball, and baseball teams; 2-year starter as defensive back and quarterback; All-State Quarterback 1970; Top 33 Quarterback 1970; North All-Star Team quarterback 1970; holds 38 year old record for longest touchdown as a Brickie (99 years).
College Attended: Western Illinois University Graduated: 1974
College Honors: Athletic scholarship to WIU; 3-year starter at defensive back.
Professional Athletic Background: World Football League starting defensvie back for New York Stars.
Coaching Career: Assistant football coach at Valparaiso University 4 years; assistant coach at Western Illinois 1 year; assistant coach at Hobart HS 17 years; head coach at Kankakee Valley HS 4 years; head coach Hobart HS 4 years.
Coaching Honors: 11 State Championship appearances with 4 State titles.
Family: Wife, Mary; daughters, Katie, Rebecca, and Kelly