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Catalog Number 2015.016.007
Description Plaque commemorating Craig Schoof of Menlo School being inducted into the San Mateo County Sports Hall of Fame on July 23, 2015. The plaque is silver acrylic mounted with golden screws onto a dark wooden base. Plaque includes image of Schoof wearing a white baseball uniform with blue letters and numbers, a blue belt, a blue baseball hat, sunglasses and a blue undershirt. He is at a baseball field, standing in front of a green wall and he is pointing with his left and right index fingers. A brief biography is also on the front, "For 27 seasons, Craig Schoof was the face of Menlo School baseball. All of his / teams were fundamentally sound, highly competitive, superbly motivated and well- / prepared. Those qualities resulted in 494 victories at the Atherton school. His teams / won 17 league championships and five Central Coast Section titles. As Menlo's / athletic director, the school, in all sports for boys and girls, captured 121 league and / 32 CCS crowns; also on the Knights' ledger during Schoof's tenure were 16 Northern / California championships and two state titles. Schoof left Menlo at the end of the / 2013-14 school year." The front of the plaque also has the Sports Hall of Fame logo as well as sponsoring information. The back of the plaque has an oval sticker with the logo and contact information for Spotlight Impressions, the manufacturer of the plaque.
Object Name Plaque, Award
Collection 3D - Personal Symbols
Title Craig Schoof San Mateo County Sports Hall of Fame Plaque, 2015
Date July 23, 2015
Creator Spotlight Impressions (San Mateo)
Role Manufacturer
Inscription Text "2015 Peninsula Sports / HALL / OF / FAME" (text on front left upper corner); "CRAIG SCHOOF / MENLO SCHOOL / Inducted July 23, 2015" (text on front middle); additional text on front includes biography; "SPONSORED BY / San Mateo County/Silicon Valley Convention and Visitors Bureau / IN COOPERATION WITH / San Mateo County Event Center / PRESENTING SPONSOR / San Mateo Daily Journal" (text on front lower middle); "spotlight impressions / your source for name badges, signs and awards" (silver oval sticker with black text on back complete with location, address and contact information)
Provenance Sponsored by the San Mateo County/Silicon Valley Convention and Visitors Bureau
Notes "For 27 seasons, Craig Schoof was the face of Menlo School baseball. All of his teams were fundamentally sound, highly competitive, superbly motivated and well-prepared. Those qualities resulted in 494 victories at the Atherton school. His teams won 17 league championships and five Central Coast Section titles. As Menlo's athletic director, the school, in all sports for boys and girls, captured 121 league and 32 CCS crowns; also on the Knights' ledger during Schoof's tenure were 16 Northern California championships and two state titles. Schoof left Menlo at the end of the 2013-14 school year."

[San Mateo County Sports Hall of Fame]
Dimensions H-12 W-9 D-1 inches
Search Terms Athletics Coach
Baseball
Baseball Teams San Mateo County
Memorabilia
Menlo School
Schoof, Craig
Sports
Subjects Athletes
Baseball
Baseball managers
Memorabilia
Schools
Sports
People Schoof, Craig