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2015-16 Conference Champs

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BHeyBill Hey

Attended Baldwin High School, where he played quarterback, wing back and defensive back for the Bulldogs under fellow Baker Hall of Famer Charlie Bonebrake. Lettered three years. Started 27 games in sophomore through senior seasons, compiling a 31-0-1 record. Placed second in 120-yard high hurdles at state meet his senior year at Baldwin High School. Graduated Baldwin High School May 1943 and went into service in June.

Spent four years as a Marine pilot during World War II, where he flew for Gen. Marshall’s Cease Fire Team in China. Returned to military service during the Korean Conflict. Lettered in track at Baker, running the 120 high hurdles and 220 low hurdles. Member of Sigma Phi Epsilon. Made Baker Hall of Fame Club in 1978-79 and was member of Baker Alumni Family of the Year in 1981. Has served on Baker’s Board of Trustees and Alumni Board. An avid Baker sports fan. Has attended every Wildcat football playoff game since 1980. A partner of Hey Machinery in Baldwin. Hey’s strong involvement at the University and in the community made possible Metzger/Hey Track and Field Complex, an all-weather track complex built in 1992 at Liston Stadium.


Nomination Procedures

Anyone is eligible to write an open letter of nomination regarding an individual they believe to be worthy of induction to the Baker University Athletic Hall of Fame. The nominations must be received by December 31 to be considered for induction during the next calendar year. Once an individual is nominated, he or she remain in an active file for review by the Hall of Fame Selection Committee. The selection committee sends recommendations in the spring to the President of the University for final approval for fall induction.

Nominating Categories

- Former Baker University athletes

- Current and former coaches or athletic administrators

- Meritorious service to the Baker University athletic programs

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