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Catalog Number 2009.030.091
Description Wood and acrylic plaque commemorating Pete Jensen of Serra High School who was inducted into the San Mateo County Sports Hall of Fame on June 19, 2008. Plaque includes image of Jensen and a brief biography: "You would be hard-pressed to find a more successful San Mateo County high school baseball coach than Pete Jensen. Hes has been Serra's baseball boss for 22 seasons. During that time, his teams have won more than 500 games, 13 West Catholic Athletic League championships and four Central Coast Section titles. Jensen's stellar program has produced four major league ballplayers and countless other professional and college players. His teams are annually among the best in Northern California."
Object Name Plaque, Award
Collection 3D - Personal Symbols
Title Pete Jensen Sports Hall of Fame Plaque
Date June 19, 2008
Inscription Text "Alpine / Awards / & Imprinted Sportswear, Inc. / Foster City Union City Concord..." (medium-size rectangular green and gold sticker, back top center.)
Provenance Plaque and induction was sponsored by The Times of San Mateo.
Dimensions H-12 W-9 D-1 inches
Search Terms Sports
San Mateo
Serra High School
Central Coast Section (Athletic League division)
Jensen, Pete
Subjects Sports
Baseball managers
Coaching (Athletics)
People Jensen, Pete