Born June 30, 1929 in Waupun, WI
Graduate of Waupun High School, Central College, Pella, Iowa, Lakeland College, University of Wisconsin - Madison
Coached football at:
Albia, Iowa 1955-56;
Colo, Iowa 195657;
Winneconne 1957-59; and
Waupun High School 1959-74.
Louis was a star athlete at Waupun High School where he lettered in football, basketball and baseball. Lakeland College selected him the top all-around athlete during the college's first 50 years (1934-85) of intercollegiate athletics. At Lakeland Louis played football, basketball and baseball. For three years he led the football and basketball teams in scoring. His 12 touchdown receptions are still a school record.
He is a member of Lakeland's Hall of Fame.
As a football coach at Waupun his teams won four championships while compiling a 62-45-2 record. In his twenty years of coaching he also coached basketball and track.
Louis is a member of the VFW, Rotary Club, Masons, and Shriners (Madison Zor Temple).
In 1973 he was selected Father of the year.
Tag(s): Hall of Fame