Bob Woodle '63
Bob Woodle '63
Title: Athlete
Year: 1963
Team: Basketball, Golf
Induction: 1995

Bob Woodle lettered four times in golf and three times in basketball at Willamette. Woodle placed seventh in the NAIA golf tournament his senior year, leading the Bearcats to a seventh-place finish. The team and individual placings are still all-time bests at Willamette. In golf, Woodle was a three-time all-Northwest Conference and two-time all-NAIA District 2 performer. His stroke average as a senior was 71.8. In basketball, he was a second-team all-Conference guard as a senior in 1963. Woodle remained at Willamette following graduation, serving as director of information services until 1977. Much of his time during those 14 years was spent publicizing the schoolís athletic program. His athletic recruiting brochure in 1974 won a "best in nation" award. He was inducted into the NAIA District 2 Hall of Fame in 1975.