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Catalog Number 2009.030.069
Description Wood and acrylic plaque commemorating Cindy Galarza of Hillsdale High School and College of San Mateo who was inducted into the San Mateo County Sports Hall of Fame on June 21, 2007. Plaque includes image of Galarza and a brief biography: "As a kid growing up in San Mateo in the 1970's, Cindy Galarza learned the rough and tumble game of basketball on outdoor courts in her neighborhood. She went on from there to great success at Hillsdale high School and later at the College of San Mateo and San Jose State. During her four hears at Hillsdale, she played no fewer than six different sports. In 1978, she was named San Mateo County's female Athlete of the Year. Her two CSM basketball teams had a combined record of 60-4."
Object Name Plaque, Award
Collection 3D - Personal Symbols
Title Cindy Galarza Sports Hall of Fame Plaque
Date June 21, 2007
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
Basketball
Hillsdale High School
College of San Mateo
San Jose State University
Galarza, Cindy
Subjects Sports
Awards
Basketball
Basketball players
Athletes
People Galarza, Cindy