Year Inducted: 1973
Schools / Organizations: Kankakee Daily Journal
Biography: Herb Jannusch was a native of Kankakee. He was a writer and sports editor of the Kankakee Daily Journal for more than 35 years. He regularly covered the state basketball finals and was a member of the AP State Rating and All State boards for 10 years. Herb is a former president of the AP Sports Writers Association. He was one of the pioneers of the old South Suburban League which included Kankakee HS as a member. Herb Jannusch passed away on February 13, 1989.