Gus Doerner


Gus Doerner

High School: Mackey 1938


Inducted 1975

Captain and 3-yr performer at Mackey High School, earning all-county and all-sectional selections ... twice 2 varsity baseball letters ... 4-yr player at Evansville College, captaining teams in 1942  ... became school's first All-American player that year ... all-tourney and MVP of the NAIA tournament ...  twice led Indiana collegians in scoring, posting 3rd-highest point average in nation in 1942 ...  award winner at Evansville for all-sports ... 1942 Ft Wayne Zollner Pistons world champions in 1943 and 1946 ... Indianapolis Kautskys world champs in 1947 ... coached 3 years at Fort Branch High School, winning 1 sectional title .. member University of Evansville Hall of Fame.

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