George Sobek


Museum Hours

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

We will be closed on                             Monday, May 30th
In observance of Memorial Day

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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