Dave Zuidmulder

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Dave Zuidmulder
No. 12, 10, 41
Position: Tailback
Personal information
Date of birth: (1906-02-04)February 4, 1906
Place of birth: New Franken, Wisconsin
Date of death: June 8, 1978(1978-06-08) (aged 72)
Height: 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
Weight: 175 lb (79 kg)
Career information
High school: Green Bay (WI) East
College: Georgetown
Career history
Career NFL statistics
Games played: 7
Games started: 1
Player stats at NFL.com

David C. "Dave" Zuidmulder (February 4, 1906 – June 8, 1978) was an American football player.

Biography[edit]

Zuidmulder was born David Zuidmulder on February 4, 1906 in New Franken, Wisconsin.[1] After playing football and baseball, he was appointed head of the Green Bay fire department in 1955 after having served on the force since 1934.[2] He died on June 8, 1978.

Athletics Career[edit]

Zuidmulder was a star football player for East Green Bay High School.[2][3] He played at the collegiate level at Georgetown University and St. Ambrose University.[2] After this he became a tailback in the National Football League for the Green Bay Packers from 1929 to 1931. Zuidmulder was also a semi-professional baseball player for the Green Bay Green Sox,[2][4][5] and he was an athletics coach at Central Catholic High School in Green Bay from 1944 to 1945.[2][5]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.pro-football-reference.com/players/Z/ZuidDa20.htm
  2. ^ a b c d e "Green Bay Group Named Zuidmulder as New Fire Chief". Oshkosh Daily Northwestern. August 3, 1955. p. 22. Retrieved January 15, 2015 – via Newspapers.com.  open access publication – free to read
  3. ^ "Zuidmulder Is Star as Champs Trounce Locals". The Post-Crescent. November 2, 1925. p. 12. Retrieved January 15, 2015 – via Newspapers.com.  open access publication – free to read
  4. ^ "Errors Costly as Sox Defeat Manitowoc Club: Dave Zuidmulder Drives in Five Runs For Bays; Schoepke Hit Hard". Manitowoc Herald-Times. June 6, 1938. p. 8. Retrieved January 15, 2015 – via Newspapers.com.  open access publication – free to read
  5. ^ a b "Zuidmulder to Coach at Central Catholic." 1944. The Milwaukee Journal (23 July): 6.

External links[edit]

David C. Zuidmulder at Find a Grave