Born on August 12, 1932
East Chicago, IN
May 5, 2019
East Chicago Roosevelt
All-Conference 1949, 1950; All-State selection 1949; fullback on 1949 State Champion team; Co-Conference Champions 1950.
Florida State University
Four-time letter winner 1952, 1953, 1956, 1957; college career interrupted with military service 1954, 1955; running back on offense, linebacker on defense, punt and kick returner, extra point kicker, and punter; had 286 rushes for 1,148 total yards rushing (4.1 yards per rush); averaged 20.6 yards per kick return (22); selected to top 200 Sports Figures in Florida State History.
Inducted into East Chicago Hall of Fame; served 36 years as an East Chicago city councilman.
Wife, Bonnie; children, Anajean, Andy, and Michael
Professional Athletic Background: Invited to Philadelphia Eagles Camp; head coah of alumet Steelers 1962-1964.