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Where Are They Now - Kaye Vaughn - Class of 1949


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470a2939d72f8 Kaye Vaughn, Class of 1949
Kaye Vaughn, Class of 1949

Mr. Vaughan overcame an asthmatic health condition to be voted the most valuable player on the Panther football squad during his senior year. As an outstanding tackle and agile blocker he went on to play for the Tulsa Golden Hurricanes, in 1950-52. He was inducted into the Tulsa Hall of Fame in 1990. He went on to play 12 professional seasons for the Ottawa Rough Riders of the Canadian Football League. He was selected to the All-Star team, in the CFL, 10 times (offensively and defensively) and won the Schenley Award as Canada’s outstanding lineman in 1956 and 57. Mr. Vaughan was inducted into the Canadian Football Hall of Fame in 1978. After retiring from football, Kaye taught, coached and served as a school district administrator in Knolton, Canada.

Kaye Vaughan was recently named one of the 50 greatest football players to play in the Canadian Football League during the past 60 years.

Mr. Vaughan is married to former Alpine World Skiing Champion and Canadian Sports Hall of Fame member, Lucille Wheeler.


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470a2939d72f8Kaden Buer, Dirk Lowell, Jasen Alquist, Kaye Vaughan, David Mortimer, Levi Whitley
Kaden Buer, Dirk Lowell, Jasen Alquist, Kaye Vaughan, David Mortimer, Levi Whitley

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