William Townes
    William Townes

    Sport/Years/Inducted:
    Football and Track/1938-42/1979


    Townes earned four letters in football and three in track and was co-captain of SIU's 1941 football team and captain of the 1942 track team. Following graduation, he coached at Anna and DeKalb High Schools, and later was a chemistry and math professor at Fresno Community College in California.