Ken Bode
Ken Bode

 

 

Ken Bode (1972)

 

Ken Bode was a three-sport standout, but his specialty was track. He finished third at state in the high jump and had a personal best of 6 feet, 6 inches. He also led the team in shot put (personal best 55-5 1/2) and discus, dominating both dual meets (10 field event wins as a senior) and invitationals (six wins). In football, he was named Outstanding Punter for two years and also played defense. In basketball, he played two years on the varsity and was described as a leader by coach Lee Cabutti. Bode, who is deceased was the Seely Johnston Outstanding Athlete of the Year.