Inductees Veteran coach Walter Grebe produced his fourth unbeaten team in six seasons when he led Farmington to an 8-0-1 record and another Illio Conference championship in 1950.
Over the six seasons Grebe's teams went 52-2-2, one of the most successful runs of any team in the state.
The Farmers outscored their opponents 179 to 54 and shutout Canton 13-0 to end the season. The only blemish on the year came in a 14-14 tie with Chillicothe.
Halfback Geno Muzzarelli was named to the Little All-State team and the Illio all-conference team. Fullback Les Franks and end Ray Fatheree also earned all-conference honors.
THE 1950 SEASON
Farmington 25, Tremont 13
Farmington 14, Lewistown 0
Farmington 13, Washington 7
Farmington 14, Cuba 7
Farmington 23, Morton 6
Farmington 54, Dunlap 0
Farmington 7, Lewistown 0
Farmington 13, Canton 0
Veteran coach Walter Grebe produced his fourth unbeaten team in six seasons when he led Farmington to an 8-0-1 record and another Illio Conference championship in 1950.
1968 Manual Baseball Team
Front Row: (from left) Greg Fuson, assistant manager Roger Rockey, Mike Tonsor, Dan Cassidy, Bob Brickner, Terry Gualandi, Rich Trau, Dan Snell, Dave Klobucher, manager Tom Armstrong.
PEORIA MANUAL HIGH SCHOOL made its tenth trip to the state high school baseball finals and won its third title under coach Ed Stonebock in 1968 at Peoria's Meinen Field.