LINTNER, DAN

LINTNER, DAN  (Deceased)

Inducted:  June 21, 2012 in Indianapolis, IN

Date of Birth:  May 3, 1951 in South Bend, IN

High School Attended:  Scecina Memorial, Indianapolis    Graduated:  1969

High School Honors:  4-sport letterman; lettered in football as a running back, defensive back, returner, and punter; was All-City, All-State, and an Indiana All-Star; had over 1800 rushing yards for a 6.77 average; lettered in basketball and was All-City and All-Sectional; All-City in baseball; City and State Champion in long jump; named Indianapolis Star Co-City Athlete of the Year (along with George McGinnis).

College Attended:  Indiana University                            Graduated:  1973

College Honors:  All-Big Ten Defensive Back; All-Big Ten in track; Big Ten Champion in indoor track.

Professional Athletic Background:  Drafted by the NFL Philadelphia Eagles and played 2 years; played with the Detroit Wheels of the WFL one season; played for Hamilton of the Canadian Football League 2 years.

Special Recognition:  After retiring from professional football, began a career in sales; inducted into Scecina's Crusader Wall of Honor in 2005; served on the Board of Directors of the I-Association; will posthumously receive the Z.G. Clevenger Award in October, 2012, for outstanding contributions to IU through service to its athletic program.

Family:  Wife, Kathy

Mr. Lintner passed away July 8, 2012.

(Updated 7-12)