1960 - Mike Gaechter

Mike Gaechter competed in the long jump, the 100, 200, low and high hurdles, and as a member of the relay team for the 1960 Clark Track and Field team. Mike credits Clark College for providing him with the study skills that earned him reacceptance to the University of Oregon where he played football and was voted the Most Improved Player his senior year. After graduation Mike signed and played with the Dallas Cowboys for nine seasons and was named All-Pro in 1965.