1961: Coach Floyd (Baldy) Nelson
1961: Baldy Nelson
In 1961, Coach Floyd ‘Baldy’ Nelson was heading into his 11th season as head coach for track, and he had a pretty impressive record.
Nelson died in February 2011 with an even more impressive record for service.
Does anyone know how he got his nickname? I… see a lot of hair here, and even in the picture published with his obituary.
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