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Catalog Number 2009.030.196
Description Wood and acrylic plaque commemorating Homer Zugelder of Hillsdale High School who was inducted into the San Mateo County Sports Hall of Fame on June 3, 1998. Plaque includes image of Zugelder and a brief biography: "Homer Zugelder has been involved in San Mateo County athletics for 40 years. As head basketball coach at Hillsdale High School in San Mateo, he produced powerful teams that were among the best in the area over a 13-year period. A longtime counselor and teacher at Hillsdale, he was chief of Peninsula basketball referees for many years. He was director of the Peninsula Athletic League basketball tournament in the late 1980's. He also served for two years as commissioner of the 10-school PAL."
Object Name Plaque, Award
Collection 3D - Personal Symbols
Title Homer Zugelder Sports Hall of Fame Plaque
Date June 3, 1998
Inscription Text "Handcrafted / with pride by / Alpine Awards, Inc. / 6 locations to better serve you! / Sunnyvale..." (medium rectangular black and gold sticker, back left bottom)
Provenance Plaque and induction was sponsored by The Times of San Mateo.
Dimensions H-12 W-9 D-1 inches
Search Terms Sports
Hillsdale High School
San Mateo
Pacific Athletics League
Zugelder, Homer
Subjects Sports
Basketball coaches
People Zugelder, Homer