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Inductees-Class of 2003

  • Inducted 2003

    Career
    Highlights

    • 1957 - BCJC - Cross Country Team Captain
    • 1958 - BCJC Track Team Captain and All Conference
    • CMU Cross Country and Track - 1959-1961
    • Founding Father of Bay Area Runners' Club (BARC)
    • Founder - St. Pat's Road Race
  • Inducted 2003

  • Inducted 2003

  • Inducted 2003

    Career
    Highlights

    • Michigan Open Singles Handball Champ - 1955
    • 7-Time YMCA Handball Champion Between 1950-1960
    • High School Basketball Referee - 40 Years
    • Halfback - Football - Bay City All Stars (Semi-Pro Football)

  • Inducted 2003

  • Inducted 2003

    Career
    Highlights

    • 5-Time City Golf Champ ('48, '49, '54, '55 and '57)
    • Bay City Central Golf Captain - 3 Years
    • Teamed With John Tews in 1948 to Defeat Hand/MacKenzie for City Golf Title
    • Initiated Golf Lesson Program - Essexville Schools
  • Inducted 2003

    Career
    Highlights

    • 1951 - Bay City Central Football - All Valley
    • 4-Time Letter Winner Football - Central Michigan University 1952-55
    • Played QB and Wide Receiver - CMU Football
    • Led CMU To 30-6-1 Record and 4 IIAC Football Titles
  • Inducted 2003

    Career
    Highlights

    • 1961 St. James - 1st team All-Valley Football 2 years.
    • City/County Football Scoring champ senior year (1961)
    • Football scholarship to Eastern Kentucky State University
    • JV Football Coach St. James High School
    • Head Varsity Football Coach All Saints 1982-2003
    • All Saints Athletic Director 1988-2003. Total 38 years high school football coach.

  • Inducted 2003

    Career
    Highlights

    • 41 Year Veteran Fastpitch Softball Pitching Career
    • Pitched Softball for the U.S Army - Kentucky, Washington, Korea
    • Played Organized Rec Softball in Bay City from 1950s thru 1980s

  • Inducted 2003

    Career
    Highlights

    • Bay City Western - All Saginaw Valley Basketball - 1991-94
    • 1st Team High School All State Basketball - 1992-94
    • Scored Over 2,000 Points in High School Career
    • Lead The Nation in 3-Point Shooting at Western Michigan - 1995-96

  • Inducted 2003

    Career
    Highlights

    • State Champion Swimmer - Bangor John Glenn
    • 200 and 500 Freestyle Champion - Jr & Sr Year
    • Collegiate Swim Champion - Old Dominion University
    • Most Decorated Swimmer in Old Dominion History
    • 4-Time MVP Swimmer at ODU

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