- 1997 Induction Class
Bob Murray is being inducted into the Hall of Fame for his impressive career in football, basketball, baseball and track. In football, Bob lettered his junior and senior years. He was 1st team All Inter-ac his senior year. In basketball he lettered his sophomore, junior and senior years, was Captain, 2nd team All Inter-ac his senior year. He lettered his sophomore, junior and senior years in baseball, was captain, 1st team All Inter-ac his senior year. In track, Bob lettered his junior and senior years, placed fourth in mile (junior year), second in 1/2 mile (senior year) at Inter-ac Championships. A graduate of the University of Pennsylvania, Bob participated in freshman basketball, lightweight football (lettered sophomore, junior and senior years) and was All Ivy, All East and Captain his senior year. During the 1963 and 1964 seasons, he played for the Phillies minor league team in Spartanburg, SC. Bob was head baseball coach (1966-70) and head lightweight football coach (1967-69) at the University of Pennsylvania. He was inducted into Penn's Baseball Hall of Fame in 1996.