Varsity letterman in football (1925) and basketball (1924 and 1926). Served as assistant football coach and trainer from 1926 to 1941, during which time he established and served as director of intramural program. Head track coach from 1937 to 1951, during which time his teams won seven straight Border Conference titles. Served the University as professor of physical education and athletic administrator until 1969. Tucson City Councilman, 1955-61, Vice Mayor , 1958-61, and State Senator, 1967-72.