Photo of Emery Barnes

Emery BarnesEmery Barnes

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School: Jefferson Graduation Year: 1949

Year Inducted: 1987

Sports Played: Football, Track and Field

High School Honors:

Post High School Career: First alternate in high jump in 1952 Olympics; played professional football; politician in Canada; was assistant football coach at University of British Columbia.


Was previously listed as deceased here, but wasn’t as he died in 1998, post the 1987 induction.


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Jefferson ~ 1970 ~ 3-year Football Letterman. PIL 1st Team Junior, Senior; State 1st Team and High School All-American, Senior. Shrine Team. 2-year Basketball Letterman. PIL 2nd Team, City Champions,

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Jefferson ~ 1935 ~ Three-year football letter winner. First Team All-PIL; scored 124 points in three years; fullback and linebacker on PIL Championship team; three-year team record 24-1-4.