Bob Prusator

Year Inducted: 1984

Category: Coaches

Schools / Organizations: Tiskilwa High School

Biography: Bob Prusator served as basketball head coach at Tiskilwa High School from 1958 through 1986. His teams won 531 and lost 199. Prusator teams won 38 tournaments, 7 IHSA Regionals, 1 IHSA Sectional, and 1IHSA Super-sectional. They earned 14 conference titles. In 1979, Prusator coached the Indian Valley All-Star team. In 1982 Prusator was coach of the IBCA Class A North team, and in 1983, he was named District 12 coach of the year. Prusator, who attended Kewanee High School and holds degrees from Western Illinois and Northern Illinois, has produced seven all-state players. Besides coaching, Prusator, who compiled a 57-16 record in nine seasons as football coach, served as the Tiskilwa elementary principal and high school athletic director.