- Touched the lives of hundreds of student-athletes during his 37 years of service at UC.
- Came to UC in 1927 as boxing coach and athletic trainer after a pro boxing career in which he won his first 17 fights by knockout.
- Also served as equipment manager during much of his tenure.
- Veteran who served in World War I, and helped train the troops who were doing their training at UC during World War II.
- UC Athletic Hall of Fame 2003.