Otey Scruggs

Otey Scruggs, Hall of Fame Athlete

Otey Scruggs, Hall of Fame Athlete

• Won letters in track, basketball and football, junior and senior years at Santa Barbara High.
• Played basketball and track at UCSB, 1949-50-51 and was inducted into the Gaucho Hall of Fame in 1951.
• Was MVP on track team which went undefeated and won the CCAA title.
• He placed fifth in the 1952 U.S. Olympic Trials in the decathlon.