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Hurst-Euless-Bedford

SPORTS HALL OF FAME

In Recognition of


GENE McCAUGHAN

Inducted April 4, 1998


Hillcrest High School, Dallas Texas:  Four Sport Letterman, Recipient of the Linz Award for Academics and Sears Scholarship for Math, Member National Honor Society; Texas Tech University: Football and Track Scholarships; Top Bowler in Texas Semi-Pro League 1960; TV Commentator, Volunteer Bowling Teacher to Youth with Disabilities;  Mid-Cities Optimist Club:  Honor President;  Chairman of the Board;  Boys Club Chairman;  Founder of Youth Basketball League;  Established Punt, Pass, and Kick Competition;  Hurst Baseball Association:  Board of Directors, Parade Marshall 1963;  Mid-Cities Pee Wee Football Association:  Head Coach 1962-65, Coach of the Year;  Bell Booster Club President 1968-71;  H.E.B. Sports Hall of Fame:  A Founder and Charter Member, Board of Directors.


The best portion of a good man's life:  the little, nameless, unremembered acts of kindness and love.


Born January 31, 1929

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