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Kathy Veroni
Kathy Veroni

Rockford, Illinois


Field Hockey (1964-68), Softball (1964-67), Volleyball (1964-66), Women's Basketball (1964-68)

Inducted: 1980

Lettered in four sports at ISU ... had a successful playing career in AAU basketball, professional softball and field hockey... coached Western Illinois softball for 34 years, compiling 869 victories, and 11 conference titles ... led Western Illinois to five AIAW national tournaments and three trips to the NCAA Tournament ... had 19-consecutive 20-win seasons ... former president of the National Fastpitch Coaches Association ... served as chairperson of the NCAA Softball Rules Committee ... member of the Illinois Amateur Softball Association and National Fastpitch Coaches Association Halls of Fame.