John Strzyzewski, left, shakes the hand of fellow former standout athlete Mark Grapentine, right, as they and Mike Meunier, center, are honored as 2013 Wall of Fame inductees during Lincoln's home game against Green Bay Preble on Friday. During halftime, the Ships held a ceremony inducting into their Wall of Fame Strzyzewski, class of 1957, Meunier, class of 1990, Grapentine, and Bob Braun, both from class of 1985. For more pictures visit www.htrnews.com.
The Manitowoc Lincoln High School Athletic Department inducted four new members into its Athletic Wall of Fame on Friday night at halftime of the Ships' varsity basketball game against Green Bay Preble at the JFK Fieldhouse.
John Strzyzewski, a 1957 graduate, Mike Meunier (1990), Mark Grapentine (1985) and Bob Braun (1985) were each inducted.
Strzyzewski excelled in baseball for the Ships leading them to an 11-0 record in 1957 and a Fox River Valley Conference Championship. Strzyzewski had tryouts with the Milwaukee Braves at County Stadium and eventually signed with the Washington ...