Thomas H. Rush

Inducted in 1997
Helped countless youngsters experience baseball and other sports
Executive Director of Boys Baseball of El Paso for 6 years increasing participation from 360 to 2304 boys
Executive Director for Optimist Baseball for two years
Volunteered as Texas Western freshman basketball coach in 1960-1963
Ran YMCA Sports Programs
Earned Silver Star, Bronze Star and Purple Heart with two Oak Leaf Clusters in World War II
Became Principal at Canutillo High School in 1964
Superintendent of Canutillo Independent Schools in 1965
Retired in 1974