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Name San Mateo High School
Number of Archive records 23
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Number of Photo records 4

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Image of 2010.176.004 - A square list with orange paper cover showing SM  ("New Members" and "Old Members" inside).   "SM M. Campbell" on cover.

2010.176.004 - A square list with orange paper cover showing SM ("New Members" and "Old Members" inside). "SM M. Campbell" on cover.

A square list with orange paper cover showing SM ("New Members" and "Old Members" inside). "SM M. Campbell" on cover.

Image of 2010.176.003 - Round paper Bearcats decal.  Orange paper has a mat finish on front side and a shiny surface on the back.  Bordered in a black scalloped edge the center has an orange tiger face on a black circle with the words "BEARCATS  SAN MATEO HI" surrounding it.  4 3/4" diameter.  "-BEARCATS-  /  SAN MATEO HI" (black letters on front)

2010.176.003 - Round paper Bearcats decal. Orange paper has a mat finish on front side and a shiny surface on the back. Bordered in a black scalloped edge the center has an orange tiger face on a black circle with the words "BEARCATS SAN MATEO HI" surrounding it. 4 3/4" diameter. "-BEARCATS- / SAN MATEO HI" (black letters on front)

Round paper Bearcats decal. Orange paper has a mat finish on front side and a shiny surface on the back. Bordered in a black scalloped edge the center has an orange tiger face on a black circle with the words "BEARCATS SAN MATEO HI" surrounding it. 4 3/4" diameter. "-BEARCATS- / SAN MATEO HI" (black letters on front)

Image of 1978.319.005 - Permit, 1977. Yellow cardstock with black text permitting use of the San Mateo County Fairgrounds for San Mateo High School's 75th Anniversary Reunion on 26 November 1977. On the back is a stamp from the San Mateo County Museum.

1978.319.005 - Permit, 1977. Yellow cardstock with black text permitting use of the San Mateo County Fairgrounds for San Mateo High School's 75th Anniversary Reunion on 26 November 1977. On the back is a stamp from the San Mateo County Museum.

Permit, 1977. Yellow cardstock with black text permitting use of the San Mateo County Fairgrounds for San Mateo High School's 75th Anniversary Reunion on 26 November 1977. On the back is a stamp from the San Mateo County Museum.

Image of 1978.319.036 - Admission Ticket, 1977. Red-orange paper ticket number 4575 for the 50th annual San Mateo vs Burlingame football game, held as part of San Mateo High School's 75th anniversary reunion. The game was held Thanksgiving Day, November 24 1977, at 11 AM.

1978.319.036 - Admission Ticket, 1977. Red-orange paper ticket number 4575 for the 50th annual San Mateo vs Burlingame football game, held as part of San Mateo High School's 75th anniversary reunion. The game was held Thanksgiving Day, November 24 1977, at 11 AM.

Admission Ticket, 1977. Red-orange paper ticket number 4575 for the 50th annual San Mateo vs Burlingame football game, held as part of San Mateo High School's 75th anniversary reunion. The game was held Thanksgiving Day, November 24 1977, at 11 AM.

Image of 2009.030.096 - Plaque commemorating Bill & Bucky Kahler  being inducted into the San Mateo County Sports Hall of Fame on May 28, 1991.  Plaque includes image of  the Kahlers and a brief biography:  "Bill and Bucky Kahler were lengendary all-around athletes at San Mateo High School in the late '40s and early '50s, earning All -Conference honors in baseball, football and basketball.  /  Remarkably, both brothers would later achieve fame in professional baseball, reaching the AAA level at Lousiville, Ky., and Sacramento.  /  Bill Kahler's true love was officiating high school, junior college and university-level sports.  Over a 40-year span, he would work more than 8,500 games.  /  Bucky Kahler was a brilliant quarterback.  He led San Mateo to the 1954 Peninsula Ahtletic League title and earned himself a grid scholarship to the University of Minnesota.  /  He was voted the freshman Most Valuable Player at Minnesota before and injury cut short his collegiate career."

2009.030.096 - Plaque commemorating Bill & Bucky Kahler being inducted into the San Mateo County Sports Hall of Fame on May 28, 1991. Plaque includes image of the Kahlers and a brief biography: "Bill and Bucky Kahler were lengendary all-around athletes at San Mateo High School in the late '40s and early '50s, earning All -Conference honors in baseball, football and basketball. / Remarkably, both brothers would later achieve fame in professional baseball, reaching the AAA level at Lousiville, Ky., and Sacramento. / Bill Kahler's true love was officiating high school, junior college and university-level sports. Over a 40-year span, he would work more than 8,500 games. / Bucky Kahler was a brilliant quarterback. He led San Mateo to the 1954 Peninsula Ahtletic League title and earned himself a grid scholarship to the University of Minnesota. / He was voted the freshman Most Valuable Player at Minnesota before and injury cut short his collegiate career."

Plaque commemorating Bill & Bucky Kahler being inducted into the San Mateo County Sports Hall of Fame on May 28, 1991. Plaque includes image of the Kahlers and a brief biography: "Bill and Bucky Kahler were lengendary all-around athletes at San Mateo High School in the late '40s and early '50s, earning All -Conference honors in baseball, football and basketball. / Remarkably, both brothers would later achieve fame in professional baseball, reaching the AAA level at Lousiville, Ky., and Sacramento. / Bill Kahler's true love was officiating high school, junior college and university-level sports. Over a 40-year span, he would work more than 8,500 games. / Bucky Kahler was a brilliant

Image of 1978.319.002A - San Mateo-Burlingame Football Game Ticket, 1977.  Un-used ticket #0206 for a closed circuit TV viewing in the San Mateo High cafeteria of the San Mateo-Burlingame Football game to be held at 11 a.m., Thursday, 24 November 1977.  Admission price was $1.25.

1978.319.002A - San Mateo-Burlingame Football Game Ticket, 1977. Un-used ticket #0206 for a closed circuit TV viewing in the San Mateo High cafeteria of the San Mateo-Burlingame Football game to be held at 11 a.m., Thursday, 24 November 1977. Admission price was $1.25.

San Mateo-Burlingame Football Game Ticket, 1977. Un-used ticket #0206 for a closed circuit TV viewing in the San Mateo High cafeteria of the San Mateo-Burlingame Football game to be held at 11 a.m., Thursday, 24 November 1977. Admission price was $1.25.

Image of 1978.319.004 - Reunion Ticket, 1977. Ticket number 6125 for admission to and dinner for San Mateo High School's 75th Anniversary Reunion. Ticket is sturdy off-white paper. At the far left, separated by a dashed line and printed sideways, is the admission part of the ticket; beside it, separated by another dashed line, is the dinner part. The main portion, occupying the right two-thirds or so, is printed with "SAN MATEO HIGH ANNIVERSARY REUNION", the ticket number, dates, and a circular 75th anniversary design with cursive script. On the back is a stamp from the San Mateo County Museum.

1978.319.004 - Reunion Ticket, 1977. Ticket number 6125 for admission to and dinner for San Mateo High School's 75th Anniversary Reunion. Ticket is sturdy off-white paper. At the far left, separated by a dashed line and printed sideways, is the admission part of the ticket; beside it, separated by another dashed line, is the dinner part. The main portion, occupying the right two-thirds or so, is printed with "SAN MATEO HIGH ANNIVERSARY REUNION", the ticket number, dates, and a circular 75th anniversary design with cursive script. On the back is a stamp from the San Mateo County Museum.

Reunion Ticket, 1977. Ticket number 6125 for admission to and dinner for San Mateo High School's 75th Anniversary Reunion. Ticket is sturdy off-white paper. At the far left, separated by a dashed line and printed sideways, is the admission part of the ticket; beside it, separated by another dashed line, is the dinner part. The main portion, occupying the right two-thirds or so, is printed with "SAN MATEO HIGH ANNIVERSARY REUNION", the ticket number, dates, and a circular 75th anniversary design with cursive script. On the back is a stamp from the San Mateo County Museum.

Image of 1978.319.004A - Reunion Ticket, 1977. Ticket number 0799 for admission to and dinner for San Mateo High School's 75th Anniversary Reunion. Ticket is sturdy off-white paper. At the far left, separated by a dashed line and printed sideways, is the admission part of the ticket; beside it, separated by another dashed line, is the dinner part. The main portion, occupying the right two-thirds or so, is printed with "SAN MATEO HIGH ANNIVERSARY REUNION", the ticket number, dates, and a circular 75th anniversary design with cursive script. On the back is a stamp from the San Mateo County Museum.

1978.319.004A - Reunion Ticket, 1977. Ticket number 0799 for admission to and dinner for San Mateo High School's 75th Anniversary Reunion. Ticket is sturdy off-white paper. At the far left, separated by a dashed line and printed sideways, is the admission part of the ticket; beside it, separated by another dashed line, is the dinner part. The main portion, occupying the right two-thirds or so, is printed with "SAN MATEO HIGH ANNIVERSARY REUNION", the ticket number, dates, and a circular 75th anniversary design with cursive script. On the back is a stamp from the San Mateo County Museum.

Reunion Ticket, 1977. Ticket number 0799 for admission to and dinner for San Mateo High School's 75th Anniversary Reunion. Ticket is sturdy off-white paper. At the far left, separated by a dashed line and printed sideways, is the admission part of the ticket; beside it, separated by another dashed line, is the dinner part. The main portion, occupying the right two-thirds or so, is printed with "SAN MATEO HIGH ANNIVERSARY REUNION", the ticket number, dates, and a circular 75th anniversary design with cursive script. On the back is a stamp from the San Mateo County Museum.

Image of 1978.319.036A - Admission Ticket, 1977. Red-orange paper ticket number 4576 for the 50th annual San Mateo vs Burlingame football game, held as part of San Mateo High School's 75th anniversary reunion. The game was held Thanksgiving Day, November 24 1977, at 11 AM.

1978.319.036A - Admission Ticket, 1977. Red-orange paper ticket number 4576 for the 50th annual San Mateo vs Burlingame football game, held as part of San Mateo High School's 75th anniversary reunion. The game was held Thanksgiving Day, November 24 1977, at 11 AM.

Admission Ticket, 1977. Red-orange paper ticket number 4576 for the 50th annual San Mateo vs Burlingame football game, held as part of San Mateo High School's 75th anniversary reunion. The game was held Thanksgiving Day, November 24 1977, at 11 AM.

Image of 1978.319.037 - Admission Ticket, 1977. Orange paper ticket for admission to Bay Meadows Infield on November 26, 1977, as part of San Mateo High School's 75th anniversary reunion. The ticket price was $1.25.

1978.319.037 - Admission Ticket, 1977. Orange paper ticket for admission to Bay Meadows Infield on November 26, 1977, as part of San Mateo High School's 75th anniversary reunion. The ticket price was $1.25.

Admission Ticket, 1977. Orange paper ticket for admission to Bay Meadows Infield on November 26, 1977, as part of San Mateo High School's 75th anniversary reunion. The ticket price was $1.25.

Image of 1978.319.037A - Admission Ticket, 1977. Orange paper ticket for admission to Bay Meadows Infield on November 26, 1977, as part of San Mateo High School's 75th anniversary reunion. The ticket price was $1.25.

1978.319.037A - Admission Ticket, 1977. Orange paper ticket for admission to Bay Meadows Infield on November 26, 1977, as part of San Mateo High School's 75th anniversary reunion. The ticket price was $1.25.

Admission Ticket, 1977. Orange paper ticket for admission to Bay Meadows Infield on November 26, 1977, as part of San Mateo High School's 75th anniversary reunion. The ticket price was $1.25.

Image of 1978.319.039 - Associated Students Membership Card, 1931. Sturdy tan paper card number 193 stating that Eleanor Iridio is a paid member of the San Mateo High School Associated Students for fall semester 1931. It is signed in blue pen by both Iridio and Barbara Franklin, "Salesman." At the bottom is printed the numbers 1-9 and a 0; the 9 has been hole punched out.

1978.319.039 - Associated Students Membership Card, 1931. Sturdy tan paper card number 193 stating that Eleanor Iridio is a paid member of the San Mateo High School Associated Students for fall semester 1931. It is signed in blue pen by both Iridio and Barbara Franklin, "Salesman." At the bottom is printed the numbers 1-9 and a 0; the 9 has been hole punched out.

Associated Students Membership Card, 1931. Sturdy tan paper card number 193 stating that Eleanor Iridio is a paid member of the San Mateo High School Associated Students for fall semester 1931. It is signed in blue pen by both Iridio and Barbara Franklin, "Salesman." At the bottom is printed the numbers 1-9 and a 0; the 9 has been hole punched out.

Image of 1978.319.039A - Associated Students Membership Card, 1932. Green paper card number 344 stating that E. Iridio is a paid member of the San Mateo High School Associated Students for spring semester 1932. Signatures of Iridio and Ray Owen "Salesman" are in blue pen. In darker green behind the black printed text is printed a large "S'32".

1978.319.039A - Associated Students Membership Card, 1932. Green paper card number 344 stating that E. Iridio is a paid member of the San Mateo High School Associated Students for spring semester 1932. Signatures of Iridio and Ray Owen "Salesman" are in blue pen. In darker green behind the black printed text is printed a large "S'32".

Associated Students Membership Card, 1932. Green paper card number 344 stating that E. Iridio is a paid member of the San Mateo High School Associated Students for spring semester 1932. Signatures of Iridio and Ray Owen "Salesman" are in blue pen. In darker green behind the black printed text is printed a large "S'32".

Image of 1978.319.039B - Associated Students Membership Card, 1931. Off-white paper card number 390 stating that Eleanor Iridio is a paid member of the San Mateo High School Associated Students for spring semester 1931. It is signed by Iridio and a B. Smith "Salesman" in blue pen. In yellow behind the printed text is "S'31". Across the top are the numbers 1 through 9 and a 0; there is a hole punched between the 1 and the 2. Across the bottom are the letters A through K.

1978.319.039B - Associated Students Membership Card, 1931. Off-white paper card number 390 stating that Eleanor Iridio is a paid member of the San Mateo High School Associated Students for spring semester 1931. It is signed by Iridio and a B. Smith "Salesman" in blue pen. In yellow behind the printed text is "S'31". Across the top are the numbers 1 through 9 and a 0; there is a hole punched between the 1 and the 2. Across the bottom are the letters A through K.

Associated Students Membership Card, 1931. Off-white paper card number 390 stating that Eleanor Iridio is a paid member of the San Mateo High School Associated Students for spring semester 1931. It is signed by Iridio and a B. Smith "Salesman" in blue pen. In yellow behind the printed text is "S'31". Across the top are the numbers 1 through 9 and a 0; there is a hole punched between the 1 and the 2. Across the bottom are the letters A through K.

Image of 1978.319.005A - Permit, 1977. Yellow cardstock with black text permitting use of the San Mateo County Fairgrounds for San Mateo High School's 75th Anniversary Reunion on 26 November 1977. On the back is a stamp from the San Mateo County Museum.

1978.319.005A - Permit, 1977. Yellow cardstock with black text permitting use of the San Mateo County Fairgrounds for San Mateo High School's 75th Anniversary Reunion on 26 November 1977. On the back is a stamp from the San Mateo County Museum.

Permit, 1977. Yellow cardstock with black text permitting use of the San Mateo County Fairgrounds for San Mateo High School's 75th Anniversary Reunion on 26 November 1977. On the back is a stamp from the San Mateo County Museum.

Image of 2009.030.005 - Plaque commemorating George Archer of San Mateo High School being inducted into the San Mateo County Sports Hall of Fame on May 31, 1994.  Plaque includes image of Archer and a brief biography:  "George Archer, a San Mateo High School graduate, has had a long and highly successful professional golf career since choosing that sport over basketball in the 1950s.  Through May 1, 1994, Archer had won 30 pro tournaments and a total of $5 million in prizes.  In 1969, he won The Masters and the Bing Crosby National at Pebble Beach, and in 1993, he captured four Senior Tour titles and nearly $1 million in earnings."

2009.030.005 - Plaque commemorating George Archer of San Mateo High School being inducted into the San Mateo County Sports Hall of Fame on May 31, 1994. Plaque includes image of Archer and a brief biography: "George Archer, a San Mateo High School graduate, has had a long and highly successful professional golf career since choosing that sport over basketball in the 1950s. Through May 1, 1994, Archer had won 30 pro tournaments and a total of $5 million in prizes. In 1969, he won The Masters and the Bing Crosby National at Pebble Beach, and in 1993, he captured four Senior Tour titles and nearly $1 million in earnings."

Plaque commemorating George Archer of San Mateo High School being inducted into the San Mateo County Sports Hall of Fame on May 31, 1994. Plaque includes image of Archer and a brief biography: "George Archer, a San Mateo High School graduate, has had a long and highly successful professional golf career since choosing that sport over basketball in the 1950s. Through May 1, 1994, Archer had won 30 pro tournaments and a total of $5 million in prizes. In 1969, he won The Masters and the Bing Crosby National at Pebble Beach, and in 1993, he captured four Senior Tour titles and nearly $1 million in earnings."

Image of 2009.030.097 - Plaque commemorating Diane Kalliam of San Mateo High School being inducted into the San Mateo County Sports Hall of Fame on May 31, 1994.  Plaque includes image of Kalliam and a brief biography:  "Diane Kalliam was a red-blooded, All American girl in the mid-1950s in San Mateo who gained national softball fame as both an amateur and professional.  /  Kalliam, now a teacher and longtime softball coach at San Francisco State University, played for 18 years in the '60s and '70s, routinely capturing All-Star team honors and winning national betting championships in 1974 and '75.  /  She broke a 25-year old record with a .632 mark in the U.S. tournament and was inducted into the Amateur Softball Association Hall of Fame."

2009.030.097 - Plaque commemorating Diane Kalliam of San Mateo High School being inducted into the San Mateo County Sports Hall of Fame on May 31, 1994. Plaque includes image of Kalliam and a brief biography: "Diane Kalliam was a red-blooded, All American girl in the mid-1950s in San Mateo who gained national softball fame as both an amateur and professional. / Kalliam, now a teacher and longtime softball coach at San Francisco State University, played for 18 years in the '60s and '70s, routinely capturing All-Star team honors and winning national betting championships in 1974 and '75. / She broke a 25-year old record with a .632 mark in the U.S. tournament and was inducted into the Amateur Softball Association Hall of Fame."

Plaque commemorating Diane Kalliam of San Mateo High School being inducted into the San Mateo County Sports Hall of Fame on May 31, 1994. Plaque includes image of Kalliam and a brief biography: "Diane Kalliam was a red-blooded, All American girl in the mid-1950s in San Mateo who gained national softball fame as both an amateur and professional. / Kalliam, now a teacher and longtime softball coach at San Francisco State University, played for 18 years in the '60s and '70s, routinely capturing All-Star team honors and winning national betting championships in 1974 and '75. / She broke a 25-year old record with a .632 mark in the U.S. tournament and was inducted into the Amateur Softball A

Image of 2009.030.178 - Plaque commemorating Ken Towns being inducted into the San Mateo County Sports Hall of Fame on May 23, 1996.  Plaque includes image of Towns and a brief biography:  "Ken Towns, a San Mateo High alum, began his golf career in the era before the sport became a lucrative, big-time endeavor.  When he got his start on the courses of San Mateo County in the 1940s, regular golf on television was unthinkable.  There was no such thing.  /  Still, Towns won the National Public Links Championship in 1949 and the San Francisco city crown in 1964.  He was a touring pro from 1964 to 1966.  He also captured the Northern California PGA's sectional title five times and its senior sectional six times.  /  He took the Pro-Am portion of the Bob Hope Desert Classic as well."

2009.030.178 - Plaque commemorating Ken Towns being inducted into the San Mateo County Sports Hall of Fame on May 23, 1996. Plaque includes image of Towns and a brief biography: "Ken Towns, a San Mateo High alum, began his golf career in the era before the sport became a lucrative, big-time endeavor. When he got his start on the courses of San Mateo County in the 1940s, regular golf on television was unthinkable. There was no such thing. / Still, Towns won the National Public Links Championship in 1949 and the San Francisco city crown in 1964. He was a touring pro from 1964 to 1966. He also captured the Northern California PGA's sectional title five times and its senior sectional six times. / He took the Pro-Am portion of the Bob Hope Desert Classic as well."

Plaque commemorating Ken Towns being inducted into the San Mateo County Sports Hall of Fame on May 23, 1996. Plaque includes image of Towns and a brief biography: "Ken Towns, a San Mateo High alum, began his golf career in the era before the sport became a lucrative, big-time endeavor. When he got his start on the courses of San Mateo County in the 1940s, regular golf on television was unthinkable. There was no such thing. / Still, Towns won the National Public Links Championship in 1949 and the San Francisco city crown in 1964. He was a touring pro from 1964 to 1966. He also captured the Northern California PGA's sectional title five times and its senior sectional six times. / He t

Image of 2009.030.130 - Plaque commemorating Bob Murphy of San Mateo High School being inducted into the San Mateo County Sports Hall of Fame on May 21, 1991.  Plaque includes image of Murphy and a brief biography:  "Bob Murphy was woven an illustrious thread through the rich athletic fabric of the Peninsula, starting with his prep days at both Serra and San Mateo high schools.  /  At San Mateo, Murphy helped the Bearcats in the Peninsula Athletic League baseball title in 1949 as a senior third baseman.  In his senior year at Stanford, he switched to pitcher and won 11 games, helping his team make its first-ever appearance in the College World Series in 1953.  /  After college, Murphy signed a contract with the Oakland Oaks of the Pacific Coast League and spent three years in the minors before hanging it up.  /  Murphy's greatest celebrity has come as a witty emcee for sports banquets, where he is in great demand throughout Northern California.  /  His many sports-related endeavors include working as an executive for golf course designer Robert Trent Jones Jr., announcing Stanford basketball and football games and managing an Ohio tournament for golf legend Jack Nicklaus."

2009.030.130 - Plaque commemorating Bob Murphy of San Mateo High School being inducted into the San Mateo County Sports Hall of Fame on May 21, 1991. Plaque includes image of Murphy and a brief biography: "Bob Murphy was woven an illustrious thread through the rich athletic fabric of the Peninsula, starting with his prep days at both Serra and San Mateo high schools. / At San Mateo, Murphy helped the Bearcats in the Peninsula Athletic League baseball title in 1949 as a senior third baseman. In his senior year at Stanford, he switched to pitcher and won 11 games, helping his team make its first-ever appearance in the College World Series in 1953. / After college, Murphy signed a contract with the Oakland Oaks of the Pacific Coast League and spent three years in the minors before hanging it up. / Murphy's greatest celebrity has come as a witty emcee for sports banquets, where he is in great demand throughout Northern California. / His many sports-related endeavors include working as an executive for golf course designer Robert Trent Jones Jr., announcing Stanford basketball and football games and managing an Ohio tournament for golf legend Jack Nicklaus."

Plaque commemorating Bob Murphy of San Mateo High School being inducted into the San Mateo County Sports Hall of Fame on May 21, 1991. Plaque includes image of Murphy and a brief biography: "Bob Murphy was woven an illustrious thread through the rich athletic fabric of the Peninsula, starting with his prep days at both Serra and San Mateo high schools. / At San Mateo, Murphy helped the Bearcats in the Peninsula Athletic League baseball title in 1949 as a senior third baseman. In his senior year at Stanford, he switched to pitcher and won 11 games, helping his team make its first-ever appearance in the College World Series in 1953. / After college, Murphy signed a contract with the Oakl

Image of 2009.030.062 - Plaque commemorating Joe Fena of Serra High School being inducted into the San Mateo County Sports Hall of Fame on June 10, 2003.  Plaque includes image of Fena and a brief biography:  "His nickname was the 'Toy Tank.'  Joe Fena, a compact 5-8, 200-pound bull of a fullback on San Mateo High School's storied 1926 state championship football team, was a force to be reckoned with.  He went on to play for Denver University as a lineman and punter.  He did the same thing playing for the Brooklyn Dodgers of the All-American Football Conference, one of the precursors of today's NFL.  He was one of the first San Mateo County athletes to play professional football."

2009.030.062 - Plaque commemorating Joe Fena of Serra High School being inducted into the San Mateo County Sports Hall of Fame on June 10, 2003. Plaque includes image of Fena and a brief biography: "His nickname was the 'Toy Tank.' Joe Fena, a compact 5-8, 200-pound bull of a fullback on San Mateo High School's storied 1926 state championship football team, was a force to be reckoned with. He went on to play for Denver University as a lineman and punter. He did the same thing playing for the Brooklyn Dodgers of the All-American Football Conference, one of the precursors of today's NFL. He was one of the first San Mateo County athletes to play professional football."

Plaque commemorating Joe Fena of Serra High School being inducted into the San Mateo County Sports Hall of Fame on June 10, 2003. Plaque includes image of Fena and a brief biography: "His nickname was the 'Toy Tank.' Joe Fena, a compact 5-8, 200-pound bull of a fullback on San Mateo High School's storied 1926 state championship football team, was a force to be reckoned with. He went on to play for Denver University as a lineman and punter. He did the same thing playing for the Brooklyn Dodgers of the All-American Football Conference, one of the precursors of today's NFL. He was one of the first San Mateo County athletes to play professional football."