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George Harrell - Monona Grove - Assitant Coach

03/01/1996, 12:00am CST
By Wisconsin Sports Network

Inducted in 1996

Graduated: Beloit Memorial High School, 1956, B.A. Degree from University of Iowa, 1956-61, M.A. Degree from University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1965-69

Student Assistant, Beloit Catholic High School, 1956-60, Head Coach, U.S. Army, Ft. Leonard Wood, MO, 1961, Assistant Coach, Madison Mustangs, semi-pro football team, 1965-67, Head Coach, Madison Mustangs, semi-pro football team, 1968-70, Defensive Coordinator, Monona Grove HS, 1969-90, Freshmen Wrestling Coach, Monona Grove High School, 1969-71, Team Co-Captain, U.S.A.F. Europe. Champions, 1962

Madison Mustangs, Division Champions, 1968,1969,1970

Madison Mustangs, Central States Champs, 1968 & 70

Coach of the Year, Madison Mustangs, 1968 and 1970

Pen and Mike Award, Coach of the Month, 1968,1969

Defensive Coordinator, Monona Grove, 10 Conference Championships, State Champions, 1977 & 1984

Assistant Coach's Award from WFCA 1977 and 1984 Assistant Coach WFCA 1984 All-Star Team.

George worked for the State of Wisconsin following his graduation from the University of Iowa. In 1969 he became a valued teacher and coach at Monona Grove High School. George was the Defensive Coordinator at Monona Grove for the 25-year period when Monona Grove never finished below 2nd place in conference play. Monona Grove also never lost more than two games in any one season during the same 25-year period.

Tag(s): Hall of Fame