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Inductees-Class of 2015

  • Inducted 2015

    Career
    Highlights

    • Two Time National Silver Gloves Boxing Champion
    • Played in Pony, Colt, and Connie Mack World Series
    • High School All-American Dream Team in Baseball
    • Drafted 5th Round Cincinnati Reds in High School 110 Pick Overall
    • Started as a Freshman at the University of Michigan
    • Drafted by Chicago Cubs - Played Four Years in the Minors
    • Professional Walleye Angler for 13 Years
    Click HERE To Read MLive Article.
  • Inducted 2015

    Career
    Highlights

    • SVSU Men's Bowling Coach for 22 Years
    • Took Team to 18 National Tournaments
    • 12 Top 3 Finishes
    • 4 National Championships - 1991-1992-2006-2007
    • Coached 24 All Americans, 7 PBA Bowlers and 3 National MVP Bowlers
    • Inducted in the Michigan State Bowling HOF in 2013
    • Inducted into SVSU Sports HOF September 2015
    • 1990 MSBA HOF and Man of the Year
    • Bay City Bowling HOF in 1991
    Click HERE To Read MLive Article.
  • Inducted 2015

    Career
    Highlights

    • Legendary Lifetime Pinconning Sports Booster and Distinguished Community Volunteer
    • 50 Year+ Volunteer Member Pinconning Spartan Sideline High School Football "Chain Gang"
    • 2012 - Pinconning Chamber of Commerce Citizen of the Year
    • 2012 - Pinconning Spartan Booster Club President
    • Named Honorary Member of the High School Football Coaches Association
    • 1958 - Golden Gloves Boxer
    • 1956 - Member of NEMC Champion Pinconning Spartan High School Football Team
  • Inducted 2015

    Career
    Highlights

    • 3 Sport Athlete - John Glenn High School - 10 Varsity Letters
    • Class A All State Swimming 1988
    • Area Leader in Every Individual Swimming Event - 1988; only time this ever happened in area history
    • Undefeated in Dual Meets and Invitationals Junior and Senior Seasons
    • Michigan State University Varsity Swim Team - 1988-1992
    • Varsity S Club Member
    • Head Coach - East Lansing High School, Okemos High School, John Glenn High School
    • Career Head Coaching Record - 117-10
    • Coached 35 All State Swimmers and Divers
    • Coached 6 All American Swim and 5 Individual State Championships
    • Coached 31 Conference Championships
    Click HERE To Read MLive Article.
  • Inducted 2015

    Career
    Highlights

    • Garber Varsity Baseball Coach 1973-1998
    • Varsity Record, 494-242 - Record Unbroken for 19 Years
    • Conference Championships 1978-1979-1980-1981-1982-1983-1985-1986-1987-1988-1990-1991 and 1995
    • District Championships 1993 and 1994
    • Regional Championship 1993
    • Class B Coach of the Year 1993
    • Regional Coach of the Year 1993
    • District Coach of the Year 1985-1987 & 1993
    • Michigan High School Athletic Association Sportsmanship Award 1993 and 1994
    • Garber Baseball Teams Finished in the Top 10, Six Times
    • Inducted into the Michigan High School Baseball Coaches Hall of Fame 1992
    • Coached MHSBCA All Star Game 1991
    • Coached Many All State, Division 1, Division II Players and One Professional Player
    Click HERE To Read MLive Article.
  • Inducted 2015

    Career
    Highlights

    • 2 Time All State Baseball Garber High School
    • 1978-79 Golden Helmet Co-Player of the Year
    • 1980 Connie Mack World Series Champion and MVP of Tournament (Means Stamping)
    • Division 1 Oral Roberts University - 3rd Team All American
    • 2nd Person to Hit a Home Run over Center Field Green Monster at Texas Stadium Off Roger Clemens
    • Drafted in 7th Round - Cincinnati Reds 1983; Played 6 years for the Reds, Reaching AAA
    • Won 3 Championship Rings in Minor Leagues
    • 2 Time Team MVP - Honored at Last Game of the Season - Riverfront Stadium
    Click HERE To Read MLive Article.
  • Inducted 2015

    Career
    Highlights

    • 48th Year of Coaching in Bay City (St. Stan's, All Saints, BC Central and BC Handy High Schools) Still Active
    • Honored in 2014 as Assistant Coach of the Year by the Michigan High School Football Coaches Association
    • Honored in 1999 by the Basketball Coaches Association of Michigan for 300 Victories
    • Coached 11 Current Hall of Fame Members
    • Awarded 10 Varsity Letters at Bay City St. Mary's High School - First Team All-Conference Football 1962
    • Son of Hall of Fame Coach Jack Sullivan
    Click HERE To Read MLive Article.
  • Inducted 2015

    Career
    Highlights

    • Started all 23 games in 2000 and 2001 at Michigan State University
    • Named MSU Co-Special Teams Player of the Year 2001
    • Academic All-Big Ten in 2000 and 2001 and Academic All-American Nominee in 2001
    • Rated the #1 Long Snapper in College Football 2001; Signed by the Washington Redskins in the 2002 NFL Draft
    • Received 8 Varsity Letters at Western High School in Football, Wrestling & Baseball
    • Football 1996 Team Captain, 1st Team All-Saginaw Valley, Golden Helmet Recipient, Midland Area Dream Team, Detroit Free Press All State and Starter in the East/West All Star Game
    • Wrestling Four-Year Starter at Heavyweight, 1996 Team Captain, Two-Time All-State (4th Place in 1997), 133 All-Time Wins
    • 1996-1997 Western High School Scholar Athlete of the Year and Detroit Free Press Scholar Athlete
    Click HERE To Read MLive Article.

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