John Bedway
John Bedway

Position:
Football

Inducted:
1995


John Bedway

  • Distinguished offensive lineman on the UC treams of the early 1940s, earning three letters.
  • Teamed with Nick Skorich to form what Street & Smith's Football tabbed the best guard pair in the nation in 1942.
  • Active off the field, he was dorm president and a member of the Sigma Sigma honorary.
  • Drafted to serve his nation in World War II and served in Europe, rising to the rank of lietenant.
  • Founded the Bedway Coal Company in Cadiz, Ohio.
  • UC Athletics Hall of Fame 1995.