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Nick Lazor

A 1938 Garfield High School graduate and star end for the bantamweight Red Pepper football teams of 1934-35, Lazor originated the Rubber City Open golf tournament, forerunner of the All-American Golf Classic. He won three Firestone Country Club titles and an Akron District Golf Association title (1943) prior to turning pro. In 1947 Lazor resurrected the Akron U golf program which he coached until 1951.

Inducted 1957 | Golf