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Robert Berta

Coach, Football
 

· Head Football Coach from 1976 until retirement in 2001.

· Coach of the Year in Southwest Ohio in 1976.

· Named Coach of the Year multiple times.

· Coach of East/West All Star Game.

· Led Turpin to first playoff appearance at the University of Dayton.

· Voted NFL Coach of the Week, honored by the Bengals and former NFL Coach Bill Walsh at Riverfront Stadium.

· Served as Turpin High School Athletic Director in 1982 & 1983 while coaching.

· Instrumental in the planning, fundraising and building of Spartan Stadium.

· Critical in fundraising, designing and building of current weight room facility.

· Encouraged the organization of the Football Mom’s club and Football Yard Signs.

· Had double-digit Division I Scholarship Athletes, including an All American. Two players went on to play in the NFL with 8 Players named to All Ohio.

Hall of Fame Inductee Classes

1982 Inductee Class

  • Mark Grogan, '78
  • Bill Barrett, '78
  • Matt English, '79
  • Pam Dodman, '79
  • Rick Haynes, '79
  • Jim Leyritz, '82

1992 Inductee Class

  • Theresa Hirschaer, '85

1994 Inductee Class

  • Kim Betz, '86
  • Page Kunst, '88

1998 Inductee Class

  • Suzi Sauers, '87
  • Rob Martella, '89
  • Brad Watterson, '92
  • Nancy Klinger
  • Lynnette Gorman, '89

1999 Inductee Class

  • Jennifer Carter, '89
  • Dennis Rusche, '92

2004 Inductee Class

  • John Basalyga, Coach

2006 Inductee Class

  • Dave Lawson, Coach
  • Cathy Crews, '86
  • Tristan Moss, '90
  • Andy Sanders, '87
  • Trisha Burch, '97

2008 Inductee Class

  • Marc Burch, '02
  • Peter Donahue, '02
  • Christine Hendricks, '02
  • Amy Rief, '90

2011 Inductee Class

  • Albert Upchurch, '90
  • Jenn Meunier, '04
  • Charlie Thornton
  • Carolyn Rauen, '04
  • Mike Glassmeyer, '95

2014 Inductee Class

  • Steve Bell, '96
  • Hank Browning, '05
  • Ken Kushner, '85
  • Kyle Elfers, '95
  • Nicki Pendleton, '88

2015 Inductee Class

  • Bob Berta, Coach
  • Andy Cruse, '08
  • Kristen Frooman, '07
  • Gail Maundrell, Coach
  • Stephen McGill, '07
  • Maureen Geraci, '05
  • Kristin Geraci, '06

 

Turpin Athletic Hall of Fame

 

 


The purposes of the Turpin High School Athletic Hall of Fame is:

  1. To select, promote and honor former Turpin Student-Athletes;
  2. To advance the interests and standards of athletics at Turpin;
  3. To promote a mutually beneficial relationship between Turpin High School, its alumni and the community.

Candidates for membership in the Turpin High School Athletic Hall of Fame must meet at least one of the following criteria:

  • A former Turpin High School athlete.
  • A current or former coach at Turpin.
  • An administrator or Booster member.

Nominations will be reviewed by the Nomination/Selection Committee. Final selection to be made by May 31, with induction that fall or winter.

Download a nomination form HERE. Return completed nomination forms to:

Turpin High School Athletic Hall of Fame
c/o Turpin High School
2650 Bartels Road, Cincinnati, OH 45244