George Sobek


Museum Hours

Mon - Sat 10am to 5pm
Closed Sunday (December thru February)
Open Sunday 1pm to 5pm (March thru November)

Closed on November 24th in observance of Thanksgiving.

Closed on December 24th & December 25th in observance of Christmas.

Closed on December 31st & January 1st in observance of New Years.

Adults and Teens $5
Children age 5-12 $3

408 Trojan Lane
New Castle IN 47362

Mailing Address:
One Hall of Fame Court
New Castle IN 47362



George Sobek

High School: Hammond 1938


Inducted 1980

Led Hammond High to the state finals in 1938, his senior season...captained team that was runner-up to Fort Wayne South Side...All-State...a team leader for 3 seasons...also lettered in baseball...a 3-yr regular at Notre Dame Univ... All-American as senior in '42...played for Coach Tony Hinkle at Great Lakes Naval Training Center...after the war, played professional basketball with Indianapolis Kautskys, Toledo Jeeps and Sheboygan Redskins...player-coach of Hammond Bucaneers...also played professional baseball in the Chicago White Sox organization...managed for the Sox, and continued long association with that team...officiated Big Ten basketball 4 years.

George Sobek

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