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Catalog Number 2009.030.095
Description Plaque commemorating Greg Jones of South San Francisco High being inducted into the San Mateo County Sports Hall of Fame on May 31, 1994. Plaque includes image of Jones and a brief biography: "Greg Jones was a three-sport star at South San Francisco High School at a time when the Warriors were dominant, beginning a run of five straight championship football seasons and 29 straight victories. / He went on to become a key running back for UCLA when the Bruins chased a national title in the late 1960s. Later he was a back, receiver and kick returner for the Buffalo Bills for two seasons. / Jones played under fellow Hall of Fame inductee Ray DeJong at South City High. He ranks 10th all-time on the UCLA rushing charts with 1,899 yards."
Object Name Plaque, Award
Collection 3D - Personal Symbols
Title Greg Jones Sports Hall of Fame Plaque
Date May 31, 1994
Species Plaque
Inscription Text "Alpine's specially hand-crafted hand-rubbed wood plaques offer you a quality product for rock bottom prices / Alpine / Awards / Inc." (black, green and white sticker on back complete with locations and addresses)
Provenance Plaque and induction was sponsored by The Times of San Mateo.
Dimensions H-12 W-9 D-1 inches
Search Terms Sports
Football
Jones, Greg
South San Francisco High
Subjects Sports
Football
Awards
People Jones, Greg