Born on January 22, 1942
Cincinnati, OH
May 20, 2018.
Inducted On
Location Inducted
Southport, IN
Region Number
Roger Bacon, Cincinnati
University of Cincinnati
Inducted into Roger Bacon Hall of Fame; Region 1 and Region 7 Director for Indiana Football Coaches Association and member of IFCA All-Star Rating Board; awarded the Sagamore of the Wabash by Governor Holcomb 2017.
Wife, Judy; children, Ken (Ann), Pattie (Leigh), and Tim (Marcella); grandchildren, Kailey, Kortni, Conner, Michael, Amanda, and Bailey
Coaching Experience: Assistant coach at Roger Bacon 4 years; head coach at Cincinnati Elder HS 7 years; head coach at Merrillville HS 9 years; head coach at Southport HS 17 years; also was head baseball coach and assistant basketball coach at Roger Bacon 4 years; assistant basketball coach at Merrillville 7 years; retired from coaching in 2000 after 37 years, with a career coaching record of 216-124-2.

Coaching Honors: Voted Coach of the Year in two states during his career - Ohio Football Coaches Association Coach of the Year 1972 and Indiana Football Coaches Association Coach of the Year in 1976 and 1985; coached West All-Star Team in Cincinnati 1973; Sectional Champions 1985; coached 1990 Class 5A semi-state game with Southport; led Merrillville to Class 3A State Football Championship; coached Elder to Ohio State Championship 1972.