Known as “Hard Nosed” runner, he helped propel the Cowboys into prominence leading them to a 25-5-1 record. A three year letterman, he made Honorable Mention All-American in 1936 and 1937. Led HSU to a 34-6 win over Texas Mines in the Sun Bowl. Named to the Coca-Cola All-South Team in 1937. Rose to rank of Lt. Commander in Navy during WWII. Later retired from Howard County Sheriff Dept.