Sign In | Create an Account | Welcome, . My Account | Logout | Subscribe | Submit News | School Notes | Contact Us | All Access E-Edition | Home RSS


Eddie Miller

October 21, 2007
The Altoona Mirror
Age: 38

Residence: Edgewater, Florida

High school: Bishop Guilfoyle, Class of 1987

My favorite sport: Basketball

I usually attend games with: my family — wife Chris, daughters Kendall and Mallory, son Gordon

Favorite high school team: Father Lopez Daytona Beach (where I teach and coach basketball)

Favorite college team: Penn State

Favorite pro team: Pittsburgh Steelers

My favorite sports memory: Winning the regional final as a coach in 1999 and participating in the Florida High School Final Four.

The local athlete I most enjoyed watching while growing up: Mike Iuzzolino

My all-time favorite local coach: Tie — Dave Benton (Bishop Guilfoyle, Altoona H.S); John Meehan (PSU-Altoona)

The most famous athlete I ever met: Rick Rhoden. His son attended Father Lopez in Daytona Beach. He loved basketball and came to all of our home games at Lopez.

My most prized picture is of: Photo of my 1998-99 team after we won the regional championship.

If I have a claim to fame as a fan it would be: My basketball team defeated Max Starks’ team three times during the 1998-99 season. Starks, the current Steeler lineman, played basketball for Lake Highland Prep.

If I were czar of local sports: I’d like to see more facilities for kids and and a greater emphasis on sportsmanship.

If you’d like to participate in Fandom, please answer the above questions and E-mail them to Scott Franco at or call him at 949-7032.

I am looking for: