Year Inducted: 2010
Category: Career Coaches
Schools / Organizations: Saybrook-Arrowsmith High School
(Colfax) Ridgeview High School
Payson-Seymour High School
Biography: Charlie served as a boys’ head coach, a girls’ head coach, and a boys’ varsity assistant coach in his 30-year coaching career. His 13 varsity teams won 198 games and 6 conference championships. He became the first coach in the 110-year history of the McLean County Tournament to win both boys’ and girls’ titles. Charlie served as a boys’ varsity assistant for 14 seasons to (Colfax) Ridgeview High School Coach Rodney Kellar, helping the Mustangs to 249 wins, an IHSA Elite Eight berth and an IHSA Sweet 16 appearance.