Known as a great All-Around student/athlete. Outstanding offensive guard and linebacker. Member of the undefeated 1946 Cowboy team. Selected team captain and All-Border Conference in 1947 and named second team “Little All-America.” Was a pitcher/outfielder on the 1948 baseball team. Elected president of the 1948 senior class and Who’s Who in American Colleges & Universities in 1947-48. Had a successful coaching career at Texas Mines, Tucumcari, N.M. and at Adams State College in Alamosa, Colorado.