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Inspiring Stories of Four Football Legends, Mike Chapman, Tuesday, August 29, 6:30 pm

Triumph book cover

The Library is pleased to host Mike Chapman who will give a presentation about his book, Triumph and Tragedy about the iconic Iowa sportsmen:

Fred Becker, Iowa's first all-American killed in action during WWI.

Jack Trice, who played just two games in 1923 for Iowa State, which named the stadium for him decades later.

Nile Kinnick, won the Heisman Trophy for Iowa in 1939 and died during WWII.

Johnny Bright, the sensational star for Drake University in the early 1950s.

 

The program is free and open to all ages.  Click on the following link to learn more about the program "Inspiring Stories of Four Football Legends".