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Catalog Number 2009.030.023
Description Plaque commemorating Tom Brady of Serra High School being inducted into the San Mateo County Sports Hall of Fame on June 10, 2003. Plaque includes image of Brady and a brief biography: "Persistence and belief in himself. That sums up the brilliant football career of Tom Brady. After attending Serra High School, he went to Michigan where he blossomed in his final two years. As a starting quarterback, he passed for 5,351 yards and 35 touchdowns as his team went 20-5 and won the Orange Bowl crown. In 2001, he took over as the starting New England QB well into the NFL season and guided the Patriots to a shocking Super Bowl victory. He was the game's MVP."
Object Name Plaque, Award
Collection 3D - Personal Symbols
Title Tom Brady Sports Hall of Fame Plaque
Date June 10, 2003
Species Plaque
Inscription Text "Handcrafted with Pride by / Alpine Awards, Inc. / 6 Locations to better serve you! ..." (gold sticker on back bottom right corner)

"MADE IN / MEXICO" (printed brown sticker attached to upper middle back)
Provenance Plaque and induction was sponsored by The Times of San Mateo.
Dimensions H-12 W-9 D-1 inches
Search Terms Sports
Football
Serra High School
National Football League
Brady, Tom
Subjects Sports
Awards
Football
Football players
People Brady, Tom