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  AL SACK

Residence:   Anaheim, California
Birthday:  August 15
Final Fours Attended: (43) -- 1973, 1975-2015, 2017
Charter Member of the Hoop Historians since 1999

 
  
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Al is a member of the Hoop Historians Board of Directors.  He was a former Assistant Basketball Coach to fellow Hoop Historian Dennis Mishko at Keystone College in LaPlume, Pennsylvania.  Al was a UCLA season ticket holder for Bruins basketball for more than twenty years.  Sack was a page in the U.S. House of Representatives in July 1965, and in August 1965, he was a member (and team co-captain) of the Jewish Welfare Board USA Basketball team that played in Israel, France and England.  The team also marched in the opening ceremonies of the 1965 Maccabiah Games in Tel Aviv.  Al received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Economics from Albright College in Reading, Pennsylvania where he played varsity basketball for Coach Wilbur Renken, a Past President of the NABC, and received his Masters Degree in Education from Springfield College in Springfield, Massachusetts.  Sack is a past president of the Mountain and Pacific Association of Colleges and Employers (formerly the Western Association of Colleges and Employers).  Al is currently a Human Resources consultant in Southern California.  Among the notable sporting events Al has attended include
the MLB All-Star Game in 1960, 1989, 2010; the World Series in 1962, 1969, 1971, 1974, 1977, 2002; the NBA Finals in 1984 and 2001; the Summer Olympics in 1984; the Rose Bowl from 1972-1997 and 1999; the Super Bowl in 1977 and 1980 and Wimbledon in 1995.

Click Here for Al Sack's NCAA Tournament Game Log



 

  
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Hoop Historians Biographies:    Fred Allman - Guy Baldwin - Steve Bennett - Al Benninger - Brian Burmeister - Judi Caldwell - Bill Carsley - Hersh Cherson - Dave DeGrace - Dennis DeGraff - Matt DeGraff - Gary DePerry - Cal Dilworth - Joe Flaherty - David Fray - Don Fromknecht - Michael Gant - John Genova - Carrie Gibbons - Mike Gibbons - Jim Harrick - Billy T Haynes - Bob Hutchings - Pat Irvine - Bill Jauss - Mike Johnson - Jim Jorgensen - Mike Kerry - Dorothy Kim - Surl Kim - Neil King - Joseph Klebon - Les Lombardi - Joseph Lyons - Don MacKay - Joe Makowski - Martin Makowski - Jim Martin - David Mateer - John Mayberry - John McCann - John P McCann - Kevin McCann - Dennis Mishko - Dennis Mishko Jr - Jillian Mishko - Samantha Mishko - Ted Murphy - Steve Newhouse - Ron Newton - Marianne Parrillo - Bren Petar - Ted Reineking - Jimmy Rogers - Mike Rossman - Al Sack - Darren Sack - Rick Schabowski - Larry Seitlin - Joe Spagnolo - Bob Stan - Tom Tallarito - Rose Tate - John Tierney - Dick Triptow - Vern Vegso - Jerry Wainwright - Gordon Welch - Frank Wilson - Bruce Ziemer