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Irene Kerwin
Irene Kerwin

Peoria, Ill.


Field Hockey (1949-53), Softball (1949-53), Volleyball (1949-53), Women's Basketball (1949-53)

Inducted: 1978

Member of the Illinois Amateur Softball Hall of Fame ... best noted for her career with the Pekin Lettes from 1956-1972 ... played every position except pitcher ... participated in 12 ASA National Tournaments ... coached at an elementary school in Bartonville, and her team had a perfect 21-0 season ... played in the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League.