Carl Knapp, Baseball & Basketball
2011 Hall of Fame
Carl played both baseball and men's basketball during the 1970-71 seasons but played only basketball during the 1970-71 season when he was Team Captain. In 1971 he was nominated to the Outstanding College Athletes of America. His coach for both sports, George Gablehouse, said that if he could rate all his players through the years, Carl would be in the top five. He was an outstanding student as well as an athlete. He still lives in Centralia after having retired from the City of Centralia Public Works Dept.