Inductee — Andy Owen
Class of 2015
Andy Owen spent 28 years coaching high school baseball in Ft. Wayne. A graduate of Ft. Wayne Concordia HS and Indiana University, he began his coaching career in 1984 as an assistant coach at Ft. Wayne Elmhurst HS. In 1987 he became an assistant coach at Ft. Wayne Snider HS and went on to assume the head coaching duties in 1993. Coach Owen le the Panthers program thru the 2011 season and won 359 games during his tenure.
His championships included 5 sectionals, 2 regionals, 2 semi-states, and 2 state titles. His ball club won 8 conference crowns and he was awarded state coach of the year honors during that time period. In addition to coaching at the high school level, Andy worked in the Ft. Wayne summer Wildcat League for over 10 years. He has served on the IHSBCA Poll Panel and was an active ABCA member.