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Image of 2016.010.004 - Bob Keropian Peninsula Sports Hall of Fame Plaque, 2016.  Plaque commemorating Bob Keropian of El Camino High School being inducted into the Peninsula Sports Hall of Fame on June 8, 2016.  The plaque is printed on silver-colored metal with a 3" x 2.5" photograph mounted to the upper right hand corner.  Metal and photograph are mounted beneath acrylic with gold-colored decorative brads onto an mdf wooden base covered in a dark woodgrain vinyl laminate.  Top left corner has the 2016 Peninsula Hall of Fame logo which consists of a blue ribbon that reads  "20  Peninsula Sports  16" across the base of a green trophy whose base reads, "HALL  /  OF  /  FAME" with arcs of 7 blue stars on either side.  Black and white photograph shows Keropian dribbling a basketball down the court with a player in white running after him.  Keropian is in a darker colored uniform that includes shiny shorts, a tank top and dark high-top sneakers.  A brief biography is also on the front:  "An outstanding high school and college athlete and four-sport letterman at San Francisco State, Bob Keropian has been president of the Northern California Chapter of the National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame for the past 20 years.  During his tenure in that post, the foundation has distributed nearly $1.5 million in scholarship funds to Bay Area football players and donations to the athletic programs of North County high schools.  The founding principal of El Camino High in South San Francisco, Bob served as the school's chief executive for 29 years.  He received the NFF's National Leadership Award in 2004 and 2008.  He is a former South San Francisco Citizen of the Year."  The back of the plaque has an oval sticker with the logo and contact information for Spotlight Impressions, the manufacturer of the plaque.

2016.010.004 - Bob Keropian Peninsula Sports Hall of Fame Plaque, 2016. Plaque commemorating Bob Keropian of El Camino High School being inducted into the Peninsula Sports Hall of Fame on June 8, 2016. The plaque is printed on silver-colored metal with a 3" x 2.5" photograph mounted to the upper right hand corner. Metal and photograph are mounted beneath acrylic with gold-colored decorative brads onto an mdf wooden base covered in a dark woodgrain vinyl laminate. Top left corner has the 2016 Peninsula Hall of Fame logo which consists of a blue ribbon that reads "20 Peninsula Sports 16" across the base of a green trophy whose base reads, "HALL / OF / FAME" with arcs of 7 blue stars on either side. Black and white photograph shows Keropian dribbling a basketball down the court with a player in white running after him. Keropian is in a darker colored uniform that includes shiny shorts, a tank top and dark high-top sneakers. A brief biography is also on the front: "An outstanding high school and college athlete and four-sport letterman at San Francisco State, Bob Keropian has been president of the Northern California Chapter of the National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame for the past 20 years. During his tenure in that post, the foundation has distributed nearly $1.5 million in scholarship funds to Bay Area football players and donations to the athletic programs of North County high schools. The founding principal of El Camino High in South San Francisco, Bob served as the school's chief executive for 29 years. He received the NFF's National Leadership Award in 2004 and 2008. He is a former South San Francisco Citizen of the Year." The back of the plaque has an oval sticker with the logo and contact information for Spotlight Impressions, the manufacturer of the plaque.

Object Type: Object