Athletic Hall of Fame

Jerry Cerulla

Jerry Cerulla

Sport(s): Track

Graduating Class: 1968

Induction Class: 2009

Won the 1968 NAIA outdoor national high hurdle championship as a senior after transferring from Utah State University where he was the NCAA indoor high hurdle champion and a competitor in the 1964 U.S. Olympic Trials...Became the No. 1 hurdler in the world in 1965...Qualified for and competed in the 1968 Olympic Trials...Teacher in the Huron Valley Schools for 39 years and is a prominent starter of college and high school track meets...Went on to become an outstanding slow pitch softball player...Won the state championship in both the high and low hurdles at Wyandotter Roosevelt High School in 1962.

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