Dave Kane

Year Inducted: 2010

Category: Media

Schools / Organizations: Springfield State Journal-Register

Biography: Dave joined the Springfield State Journal-Register as a sportswriter in 1983.  Beginning in 1991, his primary beat has been covering the newspaper’s “small school” teams, currently those in IHSA Class 1A and 2A.  Previously, Dave worked at newspapers in Winchester, TN and Evansville IN.  He won 1st place for sports reporting in the Illinois Press Association’s 2007 contest after taking 2nd the year before.