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Catalog Number 2009.030.089
Description Wood and acrylic plaque commemorating Gregg Jefferies of Serra High School who was inducted into the San Mateo County Sports Hall of Fame on May 22, 1997. Plaque includes image of Jefferies and a brief biography: "Gregg Jefferies was a natural. As a young boy growing up in Millbrae, he became a mini-legend on Bay Area youth league diamonds. At Serra High in San Mateo, he was a state-caliber, multi-sport athlete who excelled in baseball and football. He signed a professional baseball contract after his senior year at Serra. A National League all-star, he has been a major league player for 11-seasons, competing for three National League teams: the Mets, Cardinals, and Phillies. He carried a career .296 batting average in the 1997 season."
Object Name Plaque, Award
Collection 3D - Personal Symbols
Title Gregg Jefferies Sports Hall of Fame Plaque
Date May 22, 1997
Inscription Text "Handcrafted / with pride by / Alpine Awards, Inc. / 6 locations to better serve you! / Sunnyvale..." (medium rectangular black and gold sticker, back 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
Jefferies, Gregg
Subjects Sports
Baseball players
People Jefferies, Gregg