Inducted: June 21, 2012 in Indianapolis, IN
Date of Birth:
High School Attended: Southport Graduated: 1956
College Attended: Indiana Central College Graduated: 1960
(now known as University of Indianapolis)
Ball State University MS
College Honors: Lettered in football and wrestling.
Officiating Experience: Began officiating while a sophomore at Indiana Central College in 1958; officiated football and wrestling for middle school, high school, and college levels for 51 years.
Officiating Honors: Worked many sectional, regional, semi-states, and 3 state football final games - Class 1A in 1980, 1986, and 1996.
Coaching Experience: Assistant football coach at Cathedral HS, Shortridge HS, Greenfield HS, and Maxwell Middle School in Greenfield; also coached wrestling and golf.
Coaching Honors: Led golf team to two State Final appearances.
Special Recognition: Served as an IHSAA Interpreter during his 51 year career; inducted into Greenfield-Central High School Wrestling Hall of Fame and Indiana State High School Wrestling Coaches Hall of Fame; retired as a teacher and administrator in 1995.