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Name: Bill Schroeder

Age: 58

Residence: Hollidaysburg

High School: Bishop Guilfoyle

College: Penn State

Favorite sport: Football in the 1970s

I usually attended games with: My dad, Lyle, before he passed away.

My favorite high school team: Bishop Guilfoyle

My favorite college team: A tie between Penn State football and UCLA basketball

My favorite sports memory: In 1982, Penn State 27, Nebraska 24, and sneaking my dad into the student section at Beaver Stadium.

The local athletes I admired while growing up: A tie between Roberto Clemente and John Cappelletti

My all-time favorite local coach: John Conlon

The most famous athlete I ever met: Kobe Bryant

My most prized autograph is from: Hank Aaron

My claim to fame as a fan: At Super Bowl XL in Detroit, I sat seven rows behind the Steelers bench at midfield.

If I were the boss of local sports, the one rule I would enforce is: You should always have respect and show sportmasnship no matter the outcome, including all fans.

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