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Inductees-Class of 2009

  • Inducted 2009

    Career
    Highlights

    • Four State Softball Championships (88,91,99,08)
    • 907 Softball Wins Through 2009
    • Five State Runner-up, 23 District & 13 Regional Titles
    • Two-Time State Coach of The Year
    • MHSAA Coaches Hall of Fame
    • Runner-up 2009 National Coach of The Year
    • All State Captain of 1978 State Champ Baseball Team
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  • Inducted 2009

    Career
    Highlights

    • Boys & Girls Club, United Way, Civic Arena, Elks Club
    • Hall of Fame, Women's Center, Lions Club
    • Chamber of Commerce, Bay Medical Foundation, Mich Petroleum
    • Major Philanthropic Spirit in Bay County
    • Player & President - Bay County Baseball Federation
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  • Inducted 2009

    Career
    Highlights

    • Earned 13 Varsity Letters at CMU. Graduated 1940
    • Set CMU Single game & Career Basketball Scoring Records
    • Led CMU in Basketball scoring 3 Years
    • CMU Pole Vault Record Holder. Olympic Trials in Pole Vault
    • Inducted into CMU Sports Hall of Fame - Class of 1987
    • Teacher, Coach, Athletic Director & Counselor at Handy High School
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  • Inducted 2009

    Career
    Highlights

    • Six Years Head Football Coach Pinconning High School - 37 Wins, 3 NEMC Titles
    • Ten Years Head Volleyball Coach Pinconning H.S. - 536 Wins, 9 NEMC, 10 District, 8 Regional Titles
    • MHSAA Volleyball State Champions 1992, Second Place 1989, Third Place 1988
    • Twelve Years Head Volleyball Coach Northwood University - 305 Wins, 3 GLIAC & 4 NAIA Titles
    • Michigan High School Football Coaches Association Class B Regional
    • Coach of The Year 1981
    • National High School Coaches Federation Michigan Coach of The Year 1992
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  • Inducted 2009

    Career
    Highlights

    • Bay City Central - Athlete of The Year 1956
    • All State Quarterback, All Valley Point Guard, Standout Pole Vaulter
    • Member of 1957 National Championship Football Team at Michigan State
    • Long & Successful Coaching Career at Oak Park High School
    • Member of Oak Park (ILL) High School Hall of Fame 1998
    • Led Central High School in Basketball Scoring & Assists - 1956
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  • Inducted 2009

    Career
    Highlights

    • The driving force with husband, Bud, behind the very successful Bay City SW Little League
    • Over 42 Years SW Little League Volunteer as President, Player Agent & Board Member
    • Assistant Little League District 14 Administrator for 27 Years
    • T.L. Handy High School Pride Association Treasurer from inception until 1990
    • Recipient of 2009 Distinguished Alumni Award
    Click HERE To Read MLive Article.
  • Inducted 2009

    Career
    Highlights

    • Varsity Football Starter as an 8th Grader - Bay City St. Mary's
    • Played in Football State Championship Game in 1926 - Bay City St. Mary's
    • Basketball Catholic League All Star - Bay City St. Mary's 1926 & 1927
    • Semi-Pro Baseball - 1930's
    • Coached Bay City St. Mary's Football State Finalists - 1931
    • Coached Bay City St. Mary's Baseball State Champions - 1932
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  • Inducted 2009

    Career
    Highlights

    • All Saints 1973 - 1st Team All State Basketball, Detroit News, Detroit Free Press, U.P.I. & A.P.
    • Two Year Starter & Team Captain - Delta College
    • Two Year Letterman - Hillsdale College
    • Basketball Coaching: Bad Axe HS, Houston Baptist Univ., Jersey Shore Bucs, US Military Academy
    • 25 Consecutive Winning Seasons for Track at USMAPS
    • Author of many articles in Basketball Professional Publications
    Click HERE To Read MLive Article.
  • Inducted 2009

    Career
    Highlights

    • Bay City Handy Football, Wrestling 1971-1975
    • Two Time Class A Golden Helmet Player of The Year 1973-1974
    • Two Time All Valley Fullback 1973-1974
    • All State Fullback-Linebacker 1974
    • Central Michigan University Football 1975
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