Inductee — Gary O’Neal
Class of 1996
Birthplace: Madison, IN
Coach of the Madison Cubs he was also a graduate of Madison Consolidated High School. He has been the coach at Madison for 26 years with a record of 558W and 250L and2T. His entire coaching tenure has been with the Cubs and his teams have secured 16 IHSAA sectionals, 5 regionals and 1 semi-state title. The semi-state championship was in 1999 and resulted in the 3A State Championship.
He was a very active member of the coaches association, IHSBCA, was a past president, and currently is in charge of the Hall of Fame Induction Ceremonies which are held in Indianapolis in conjunction with the IHSBCA Coaches Clinic. Coach “O” is known for his enthusiasm for the game and his continuous whistling in the third base coaching box.