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Sam Chicas
Sam Chicas

Hometown:
Westville, Ill.

Sport:
FB, BSB

Baseball (1942-43), Football (1939-42)

Inducted: 1976

Two-sport letterwinner in football and baseball ... All-Conference football guard in three seasons ... named Illinois State's MVP in his junior season (1941) ... missed his senior season because of a broken leg, but was still named team captain for the second-consecutive season ... played catcher for the Redbird baseball squad ... was a PT boat commander during World War II.