Frank Sancet

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Frank Sancet (August 24, 1907 - March 1985) was a college baseball coach for the Arizona Wildcats baseball team.

Career[edit]

Sancet played professional baseball in minor league baseball for the Tampa Smokers and the Tucson Cowboys. He coached the Arizona Wildcats baseball team to an 831-275-10 win-loss record in 22 seasons, from 1950 through 1972.[1]

After his death, the University of Arizona renamed their baseball field in his honor.[2] Sancet was inducted into the Pima County Sports Hall of Fame in 1991.[3] He was inducted into the National College Baseball Hall of Fame in 2012.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Newspaper Archive". Nl.newsbank.com. 1995-02-23. Retrieved 2012-08-19. 
  2. ^ "Newspaper Archive". Nl.newsbank.com. 2002-05-15. Retrieved 2012-08-19. 
  3. ^ "Newspaper Archive". Nl.newsbank.com. 1991-04-03. Retrieved 2012-08-19. 
  4. ^ "Frank Sancet Elected to College Baseball HOF - University of Arizona Wildcats Official Athletic Site". Arizonawildcats.com. Retrieved 2012-08-19. 

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