JOHN C. HUTTON
Inducted: June 23, 2010 in Fort Wayne, IN
Date of Birth: April 10, 1941 in LaPorte, IN
High School Attended: Garrett, IN Graduated: 1959
High School Honors: All-NEIC 2nd Team 1958; 6 varsity letters in football and track; captain of 1958 football team; member of NEIC Track Champions.
College Attended: Manchester College Graduated: 1963
College Honors: Earned 3 letters in football.
Coaching Experience: Assistant football coach at Garrett HS 1964-1966; head coach at Garrett 1967-1977, winning 3 NEIC Championships; career coaching record of 51-41.
Coaching Honors: Had 2 undefeated seasons in 1969 and 1970, with 18 consecutive wins.
Outstanding Players Coached: Tony Miller, Mike Derickson, and Dan Yarde.
Special Recognition: Served as assistant principal at Garrett 1972-1976 while still coaching; was Athletic Director 1976-2001 at Garrett; designed and created the new Garrett HS athletic facilities prior to retiring in 2001; spent 45 years working for the Garrett-Keyser-Butler School District; new athletic blockhouse was dedicated in his name upon his retirement.
Family: Wife, LuAnn; children, Craig, Cathy, Cheri, and Corie.