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Catalog Number 2009.030.179
Description Wood and acrylic plaque commemorating Peter Tuipulotu of San Mateo High School who was inducted into the San Mateo County Sports Hall of Fame on June 22, 2006. Plaque includes image of Tuipulotu and a brief biography: "Few prep athletes dominated the San Mateo County sporting scene in the mid-1980's more than Peter Tuipulotu. His Bearcat football teams ran off a 27-game winning streak. And he was the linchpin of those standout ballclubs. In 1986, he was chosen as the Bay Area offensive player of the year. At Brigham Young University, he racked up more than 2,500 yards of offense and scored 21 touchdowns during his career there. He than played a total of six seasons in the National Football League and Canadian Football League."
Object Name Plaque, Award
Collection 3D - Personal Symbols
Title Peter Tuipulotu Sports Hall of Fame Plaque
Date June 22, 2006
Inscription Text "ALPINE / AWARDS / & IMPRINTED SPORTSWEAR, INC. / Foster City… "(gold and green sticker on upper back middle, complete with locations, phone numbers and website information).
Provenance Plaque and induction was sponsored by The Times of San Mateo.
Dimensions H-12 W-9 D-1 inches
Search Terms Sports
Football
San Mateo High School
National Football League
Tuipulotu, Peter
Subjects Sports
Football
Football players
Awards
People Tuipulotu, Peter