Inducted in 2006
Started his baseball career with the El Paso Little League, Optimists, Pony and American Legion Leagues from 1953 to 1962
Played varsity baseball for Jefferson High School as an outfielder and pitcher
Played 4 varsity seasons for the Silver Foxes
Selected as Co-Captain his senior year
Named to All District team as a pitcher and outfielder going 9-1 and hitting .371 his senior year
His career record as a Pitcher for the Silver Foxes was 29-4
His high school career batting average was .390
Went 3-0 against El Paso High School, San Angelo and Lubbock Monterrey during the District, Bi-District and Regional Playoffs his senior year
His batting average during that playoff run was .450
Named Jefferson Silver Foxes Most Valuable Player in 1963
Also played on Silver Foxes football team and earned 3 varsity letters as a Quarterback and Linebacker
Received academic and athletic scholarships to Texas Western College in 1963
Played two seasons for the Miners in 1964 and 1965 as a Pitcher and outfielder
Continued his playing career after college in Mexican Baseball Leagues from 1968 to 1971 as a Pitcher
Selected to All Star teams on multiple occasions
Played in Forti’s City League from 1972 to 1975
Played in Lower Valley Baseball League for Tigua Auto Parts and Ysleta Merchants from 1975 to 1978
Played Softball both Fast Pitch and Slow Pitch in various leagues and tournaments from 1960 to 1985
Coached Youth baseball from tee ball to Little League and helped Jefferson High School donating his time as their Pitching Coach
Pitched against future Major Leaguers including Reggie Jackson, and Sal Bando
Pitched against All Star and future NFL star Green Bay Packer running back Donnie Anderson
Member El Paso Baseball Hall of Fame Board of Directors
2012-2013 El Paso Baseball Hall of Fame Treasurer

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Eastside / Eastwood, (2010 - 2019), Sports

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