Friday, December 29, 2006

SAM CHAPMAN 1916-2006

We'll let our earlier profile of the great Sam Chapman stand as a summary of what he meant to his beloved University. What's saddest about this news is that Sam passed away on the 22nd, but the news is only now filtering out. Let's hope he's remembered in appropriate fashion by the University and Athletic Department - as the (second) greatest two-sport athlete in California history and a gentleman.

2 Comments:

At 5:31 PM, Anonymous Cathy said...

It did make the local news a little sooner:

http://www.marinij.com/marin/ci_4903281

 
At 8:02 PM, Blogger Tightwad said...

Thanks, Cathy - I didn't catch that.

 

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