Name: Tom Lyle
Year Inducted: 2013
Category: Friends of Basketball
Schools / Organizations:
Erie High School
Biography: Tom served as the scorekeeper for Erie High School basketball games for 47 of the 48 years previous to his 2013 Hall of Fame induction. Beginning in the 1963-64 season, he was at the scorer's bench for nearly every game, home or away. Tom was often accompanied by his wife, Ruth, who also became a fixture at the scorer's table. Tom had the reputation for keeping a very detailed and accurate book. He made sure that each player followed the proper game entry procedures.