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Dan MelloDan Mello

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School: RooseveltGraduation Year: 1970

Year Inducted: 2009

Sports Played: Football, Wrestling

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High School Honors: Football two-year letter winner; team captain; Wrestling four-year letter winner; PIL Champion; State and National Greco Roman Champion; member Oregon Cultural Exchange Team

Post High School Career: Wrestling four-year letter winner at Portland State University; five-time U.S. Open Greco Roman Champion; member 1980 Olympic Team; U. S. Marine Corps Head Wrestling Coach; 1996 U. S. Wrestling National Coach of Year

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