1984 Inductees

Delaware Sports Hall of Fame

Paul Chadick

Chadick was a classic “Local Boy Makes Good”, playing with the original professional basketball Wilmington Blue Bombers team in the

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Nate Cloud

A University of Delaware All-time basketball great, Nate came to the Blue Hens’ campus following an All-State year at Conrad

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Cas Klosiewicz

A document signed by Avery Brundage certifies that Cas qualified for the U.S. Olympic weightlifting team of 1940.   However,

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Dave May

This former William Penn High School athlete had a 16-year professional baseball career. He played in 1,253 major league games,

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Al Neiger

A dominant pitcher for the University of Delaware, and a native of Wilmington, Delaware, Neiger became only the third player

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