Mark Deuel is the Director of Operations and Data Management for the Office of Admission at Concordia University. He is a former sportswriter for the Edmond Evening Sun. His research focuses on high school sports history with an emphasis on small rural schools in Oregon. His stories have appeared in the Wallowa County Chieftain and the Heppner Herald. He is also boys basketball coach at Lake Oswego High School.
Howard Andrew “Hobby” Hobson (1903-1991)
Howard Andrew “Hobby” Hobson was a basketball pioneer and innovator who led the University of Oregon's Tall Firs to the 1939 NCAA Championship. Creative and analytical, he found success as a coach at high schools, small colleges, and universities and served on the NCAA Rules Committee and the U.S. Olympic …