Condolences to admission counselor Mallory Schultz on the death of her grandfather, Thomas Metcalfe '49, on Wednesday, August 7 in South Bend, Indiana. He was 89.
Metcalfe was a graduate of the University of Evansville, where he was a backup quarterback. He coached football in South Bend for 59 years, retiring at the age of 82.
He was inducted into the Indiana Football Hall of Fame in 2005, and was the first coach honored by the Indiana Football Coaches Association with a gold watch in recognition of his 50 years of service to young men of South Bend. He was honored with the Sam Wegner Award in 1984 by the South Bend Community School Corporation.