Induction Class: 1976
Served as the track and cross country coach for 35 years, from 1928-67... Directed his cross country team to the 1966 NAIA national cross country title... His teams won 14 Interstate Intercollegiate Conference (CCC) championships... Led the team to a runner-up finish in the 1965 NCAA-College Division championships... Was inducted into the NAIA Hall of Fame in 1968... Coached U.S. Olympian Hayes Jones... Eastern's outdoor track named in his honor... President of the National Cross Country Coaches' Association in 1951.