HEB Sports Hall of Fame Inductee 2013

The 1957 and 1958 L.D. Bell High School Baseball Teams

The 1957 baseball team on district in Class 1-A. The 1958 team won district in class 2-A. The 1957 and 1958 teams became the first and second baseball teams to win district and the first teams in any sport to win back to back district championships in the history of L.D. Bell High School

Inducted February 16, 2013

  • Rodney McGrew (57-58)
  • Al Eubanks (57-58)
  • Tom Elliott (57-58)
  • Don McRay (57-58)
  • Jimmy Clowers (58)
  • Ronald Clark (58)
  • Marshall Baker (58)
  • Charles Standard (57)
  • Gerald Cope (57-58)
  • Richard Clark (57-58)
  • Kenneth Welch (57)
  • H.C. Sibley (57-58)
  • Robert Fugua (58)
  • Pete Spradlin (57-58)
  • Steve Runyon (57)
  • Tommy Nesbit (57-58)
  • Don Cowart (57-58)
  • Jimmy Owens (57-58)
  • Gene Birch (57-58)
  • Reed Hogland (58)
  • Edward Gardels (58)
  • Jim Arnett (58)
  • Terry Howard (58)

Head Coach: John Polzi

Managers: Nelson Pope, Mike Conway, Jack Haynes