Russ Banzhaf-Hall of Famer

Russ Banzhaf was embraced by family after being awarded with a ball commemorating his 400th coaching victory in 2017. they will surround him again at halftime of the Class 4A Boys' State Title game Friday night as he is inducted into the IHSAA Hall of Fame.

Russ Banzhaf – Iowa High School Athletic Association Hall of Famer.

Banzhaf found out about the honor two weeks before it was became public last week. The IHSAA asked him for his biographical information, forcing him to sift through 40 years of stuff that had collected in different piles and cubby-holes in his basement.

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