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Royleen Tipton
Royleen Tipton


Inducted: 1981

Four-year letterwinner in golf, volleyball, basketball and field hockey ... captained the volleyball team and was president of the WRA her senior year ... coached badminton at Maine West High School, highlighted by a second-place state finish ... coached girls volleyball for the first 20 seasons in school history ...led Maine West to a third-place finish in 1982 ... began the boys volleyball program at the school and served as head coach for six years ... chaired the IHSA advisory board for volleyball for 28 years ... inducted into the Illinois Girls' Coaches Association Hall of Fame.