ROBERT E. CLEMENTS (Deceased)
Inducted: October 22, 1988 in Terre Haute, IN
Date of Birth: January 1, 1940 in Terre Haute
High School Attended: Terre Haute Wiley Graduated: 1958
High School Honors: All-State, All-Valley, and All-Conference football 1957; team MVP 1957; baseball All-Conference and team MVP 1958.
College Attended: Indiana State University Graduated: 1962
College Honors: Was a 2-sport letterman; as a quarterback, 2nd Team All-Conference football 1961; baseball All-Conference 1961, 1962.
Coaching Experience: Head football coach for 19 years, with 13 years at Terre Haute South and 6 years at West Vigo; overall record of 107-73-3; also an assistant coach 3 years.
Coaching Honors: Team was undefeated in 1973; Southern Indiana Conference Champs 3 years and City Champions 10 years; Region 6 Coach of the Year; assistant coach for South in North-South All-Star game 1978.
Outstanding Players Coached: Malcom Cameron, IU quarterback; Mark Jackson, Denver Broncos; Lee McCormick, Murray State, KY.
Special Recognition: Played on Babe Ruth World Series Champions team 1955; served as a high school and college wrestling referee.
Family: Wife, Elizabeth (Libby); children, Rebecca, Robert, and John; granddaughter, Natalie.
Coach Clements passed away December 8, 2008.