Maxwell E. Sloop
Lettered in football and track all four years.
Football: Was elected to the second team all-conference as a junior, and the first team as a senior as a tackle and extra point specialist.
Basketball: Spent three years as the team trainer/manager.
In 1952, was the student director of the Baker Relays.
Served as vice president of the Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity. Earned a degree in physical education, 1952.
Began officiating basketball in 1951. Was an assistant football coach in 1954 and assistant track coach in 1955 at Baker.
Was assistant coach at Topeka Highland High School 1955-61. From 1961-69 coached at Topeka Washburn Rural High School in wrestling, gymnastics, track and football, most as head coach.
Continues to be a registered football and gymnastics judge and has officiated at eight KSHSAA state meets.
Has served the KSHSAA on the Board of Directors, 1977-1982, and on the Executive Board, 1980-1982.