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University of Denver. Department of Athletics


Name in use 2002-2004> Later: University of Denver. --Dept. of Athletics and Recreation. Not found in LC/NAF 11/25/2008

Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:

Athletics - Faculty Athletic Committee, Budgeting and Planning, 1998

Identifier: U300.04.0401.0015
Scope and Contents Five-Year Plan for Athletics and Recreation as of October 5, 1998

Basketball: Alterman, 1948-1949

Identifier: B132.02.0001.0023
Overview Born and raised in the West Colfax neighborhood, Leonard Alterman excelled at basketball in both AAU and at North High School. Alterman parleyed this success into a scholarship at the University of Denver, and after service in WW2, a short career with the old Denver Nuggets in the NBA's predecessor league, the National Basketball League.

Box 134 , 1981 - 1989

 File — Box: U204.0134
Identifier: U204.02.0134
Overview Box 134 contains the plaques recognizing All American NAIA Swimming and Diving Teams. Noel Droomer 1988/98. Greg Remmert 1984. Alan A Boisard, Michael D Richmond, Mark S Collings, and Thomas C Ullrich 1982. Thomas C Ullrich 1982. Paul Eckenroad 1981. Alain Stenbeeke 1984.

Box 135, 1961 - 1986

 File — Box: U204.0135
Identifier: U204.02.0135
Overview Box 135 contains the plaques recognizing All American NAIA Swimming and Diving Teams. Jack Kelso 1961. Carol Doyas 1980/81. Neil Anderson 1985/86. Coran A Iern 1981. Paul D Stanford 1982.

Box 136, 1983 - 1996

 File — Box: U201.0136
Identifier: U204.02.0136
Overview Box 136 contains the plaques recognizing All American NAIA Swimming and Diving Teams. Yoram Kochavy 1985/86. Dale Barschak 1983. Ryan Bradley 1996. Brian Thompson 1990. Jesus Crende 1988.

Box 137, 1961

 File — Box: U201.0137
Identifier: U204.02.0137
Overview Box 137 contains two framed awards. The All American Collegiate Swimming Team and The College Swimming Coaches Association of America. Both are for John G Kelso in 1961.

Box 425: Poster

 File — Box: U300.01.0425
Identifier: U300.11.0425
Overview Box 425 contains a poster portraying one player from several DU athletic teams, posing together. Around them the poster says "The Designated Driver is the Life of the Party" and is accompanied by smart choice tips. Poster is signed by an unkown autograph.

DU Memorabilia (athletics, trophies, textiles)

Identifier: U204
Overview Collection contains memorabilia objects from the University of Denver Athletics programs. Objects include trophies, jerseys and other textiles, and ephemera.

Ellison Ketchum Papers

Identifier: M029
Overview Ellison Ketchum graduated from the University of Denver, Denver, Colorado in 1930 after winning 10 varsity letters and all conference honors in football and basketball. He served as coach for the University of Denver freshmen basketball and football teams from 1930-1932. He left to coach high school sports and returned in 1936 as head freshman coach. He was named assistant football coach and head basketball coach in 1939. He was appointed Athletic Director in 1942. He left the University...

Football: Schechtel, 1938-1942

Identifier: B132.02.0001.0014
Overview Howard Schechtel was a multi-sports star at East High School, being honored in football, baseball, and basketball (in AAU). He later competed in tennis at senior level.