Robert "Bear" Whitaker (1983)
About Robert "Bear" Whitaker
Coached track at Sandusky High School from 1930 through 1940 and Bowling Green State University from 1941 through 1952. His Sandusky teams won one state high school track championship, seven districts, and all seven league meets competed in. Coached 12 individuals who won in the state high school track meet, and one winner in the Chicago National High School Meet. Had much dual/tri meet success at Bowling Green. Won one All-Ohio track meet and coached one Olympian. Bowling Green's track is named after him.