Stanley W. Pearson '36

  • 2001 Induction Class
Stanley W. Pearson '36

Stan played baseball, football, and basketball at CHA. He was twice the captain of the basketball team and made Second Team All-Inter-Ac. At Princeton, he was the captain of a championship baseball team, batting in the winning run against Columbia in the first televised sporting event ever and was named to Princeton’s All-Time team, as well as lettering in football and squash. He won the U.S. Squash Singles Championship in 1947 and the U.S. Squash Doubles Championship in 1947 and 1948 and was named to the Squash Hall of Fame. He was also the U.S. Racquets Singles Champion in 1952. Stan is the only person in this country to win both championships.

  • Baseball
  • Football
  • basketball

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