Hurst-Euless-Bedford

SPORTS HALL OF FAME

In Recognition of


RALPH ERIC ZEITZ  

Inducted February 5, 2005


A.B. Davis High School, Mt. Vernon, New York 1939:  Football, Basketball, Baseball;  Signed by the New York Yankees out of High School;  Member Ex-Pro Baseball Organization;  Illinois Wesleyan University:  Basketball, Baseball, Bachelors Degree;  North Texas State University:  Masters Degree;  Hurst Junior High 1960:  Teacher/Coach;  L.D. Bell High School 1961-64:  Basketball Head Coach, Never Lost a District Game in Conference 3-A;  Won Twenty-two Straight, Two District Championships, Two Bi-District Championships, Regional Championship, First Final Four Team from H.E.B. ISD in the State Tournament;  Initiated the City of Euless Recreation Program;  Featured Speaker at Basketball Clinics;  Conducted TV Basketball Panel with Boston Celtics NBA Hall of Famer Bob Cousey;  Head Coach Basketball:  Dallas Bryan Adams, Arlington Oakridge Academy, Fort Worth Christian; Three Time Coach of the Year;  Trained Many Outstanding Athletes.


Born March 27, 1920

 "The Family Man"