IBCA Hall of Fame

Ralph FaucherName: Ralph Faucher

Year Inducted: 1977

Category: Media

Schools / Organizations:
WTAQ
WVFV

 

Biography:  Ralph Faucher broadcast Chicago suburban high school basketball for 25+ years over LaGrange radio station WTAQ. Early in his career, Ralph focused on Oak Park-River Forest High School and (Cicero) Morton High School. Later, he broadcast (LaGrange) Lyons High School. He was Harry Carey’s partner on White Sox radio for the 1971 and 1972 seasons. He broadcast 20+ IHSA State Tournaments. He continued his support of prep sports when he gained ownership of WVFV-FM in Dundee. Ralph passed away on September 22, 2017 at the age of 91.