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Inductees-Class of 2006

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  • Inducted 2006

    Career
    Highlights

    • BC Handy 1952 Graduate - 11 Varsity Letters in Football, Baseball & Basketball
    • Made last basket in 37-36 win over BC Central as freshman in 1st Handy/Central Basketball game
    • Times First All-City Grid Team 1949 - Quarterback
    • Football Co-Captain 1951 - Arrowhead Conference Champs
    • Offer to play for Detroit Tiger farm team in Jamestown NY in 1952
    • Officiated High School Football & Basketball 15 Yrs.
  • Inducted 2006

    Career
    Highlights

    • Varsity Baseball 3 years T.L. Handy (1956-59)
    • Golf Champion 2 years Tri-county Chamber of Commerce
    • Led Handy Golfers to State Finals
    • Basketball - All Time B.C.J.C. Scoring Leader 23.1 per game. High game score of 37 pts. (1959-61)
    • Basketball - Golf Scholarship Aquinas College (1961-63)
    • As Golf Team Captain, Led Ferris State to N.A.I.A. State Championship & on to N.A.I.A. Nationals
    • Coached High School Basketball & Golf
    • Basketball Official - 12 yrs.
  • Inducted 2006

    Career
    Highlights

    • BC Handy Graduate (1971-75) Football, Basketball, Baseball
    • 1975 All State Class A Baseball
    • Alma College Baseball records hits, runs, bases, triples
    • Batting Average 1978 - 505
    • Four Years Varsity Basketball - Top Ten Alma field goal percentage
    • Honorable Mention All MIAA
    • All MIAA outfielder, 1978 MIAA League Champions
    • 1978 Career Leader Batting 415
    • Drafted by Kansas City Royals
    • Inducted into Alma College Hall of Fame 1994
  • Inducted 2006

    Career
    Highlights

    • 1st Bay City Woman to Bowl 300 Game
    • Played Semi-pro Fast Pitch Softball
    • 9 City Championship Bowling Teams. 1941-83
    • Bay City Women's Bowling
    • First Team All Star Squad 1963-64 & 1964-65
    • Top Performer - Golf, Tennis, Basketball, & Volleyball
  • Inducted 2006

    Career
    Highlights

    • Little League - 1970, Pony League - 1974, Connie Mack League - 1978
    • World Series Championships
    • B.C. All Saints 4 yr. Varsity Letterman
    • 22-3 pitching record, No-hitter final game (1976-1979)
    • 1978 State Champs, 1st Team All State 1979 9-0 recor
    • 3 yr Letterman, MVP Basketball
    • Central Michigan University (1980-1981
    • 3-year Letterman, 2 MAC Championships
    • Drafted by San Francisco Giants 1983
    • Played 3 years, Retired due to injury
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    Career
    Highlights

    • Bay City American Legion & Bay County Federation Baseball Star
    • State Champion Pole Vaulter, MVP All Valley Halfback
    • City Scoring Leader B. C. Central 1952-56
    • Central Michigan University (1957-61) Football, Baseball
    • 3 Varsity Letters, Captain
    • Held stolen base record
    • Coach for Special Olympics, Area Director
    • Director Boys Club, Head Start Program, School Principal 25 yrs.

  • Inducted 2006

    Career
    Highlights

    • Master of Ceremonies Bay County Sports Hall of Fame 11 Years*
    • Master of the Sports-related Anecdote
    • Graduate Bay City Central
    • 2006 - Voted Earth's Most Passionate Golfer
    • Jester, Jokester, Quipster, Punster & Toastmaster Supreme
  • Inducted 2006

    Career
    Highlights

    • Starred in Basketball, Volleyball & Track - BC Central (1983-87)
    • All Region & Senior Woman Athlete of the Year 1987
    • Volleyball starter 4 years Northwood University (1987-1992)
    • Conference District, Regional Champs all 4 years
    • Played 4 National Tournaments, Top Ten 3 times
    • High School Volleyball Coach
  • Inducted 2006

    Career
    Highlights

    • Co-founder Bay City Little League (1951-52)
    • Co-founder Bay City Pony League
    • Coached American Legion Baseball (1936-61)
    • Coached Bay County's only American Legion
    • State Baseball Champion (Kiwanis -1960)
    • Sports Broadcaster, WBCM Radio 25 years
    • President Bay County Softball Association 15 yrs.
    • State Softball Commissioner 12 years

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