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George Hackett
Position: Hall of Fame Class of 1999
Other Position: Men's Basketball, Football, Men's Track & Field; 1925-28
George Hackett
Courtesy: CMU Athletic Communications
Release: 09/28/2007
Earned a total of 13 letters during the 1920s in football (five letters), basketball (four) and track (four)... an all-conference selection in football... invited to a Chicago Bears tryout camp by George Halas... qualified for the Olympic Trials as a pole vaulter... taught and coached at Watervliet High School from 1929-47, then taught for 18 years at Delton High School.