Missouri Valley College Hall of Fame
Class of 1971
Ron graduated from Missouri Valley College with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Education in 1959. Ron was a four-year letterman in football and participated in track and field. During his football career Ron played in four post-season bowl games and earned All-Conference honors.
Following graduation from Missouri Valley College Ron continued his football career playing for the Pittsburgh Steelers in 1959 and 1960; from 1961 to 1967 he played for the Boston Patriots (now New England Patriots) and was selected to the All-AFL Team in both 1963 and 1964. Ron held three of the Patriots interceptions records: most interceptions in one season – 11, most interceptions in one game – 3, and most interceptions in a career – 29. In 1971 Ron was inducted into the Boston Patriots Hall of Fame.
Ron has been a teacher and coach in public schools and has experience at the Kansas City School District, and Liberty (MO) School District. At Liberty Ron has been a Physical Education teacher and football coach (named head football coach in 1970). Ron led his 1971 and 1972 football teams to the Suburban Conference Championships and was named the Suburban 8 Conference Coach of the Year in 1971.
April 27th MVC Celebrates Spring Fest
April 29th Student Health Fair
May 3rd Men's Golf HAAC Championship
July 13th AAB Annual Golf Tournament
October 23rd Homecoming 2015