Name: Emil Schaefer
Year Inducted: 2011
Schools / Organizations:
(Chicago) Lane Tech High School
Biography: Emil starred at (Chicago) Lane Tech High School before accepting a scholarship to play at Loyola University. He also had offers from DePaul and Wisconsin. As a senior in 1949, Emil led Lane Tech to the Chicago Public League championship game, where they lost to South Shore. He was a deadly free throw shooter and was a standout guard on the AAU circuit after college. Emil died on February 23, 2014 at the age of 85.