Recent Changes for "Vernard B Hickey" - Davis Wikihttp://daviswiki.org/Vernard_B_HickeyRecent Changes of the page "Vernard B Hickey" on Davis Wiki.en-us Vernard B Hickeyhttp://daviswiki.org/Vernard_B_Hickey2008-08-20 17:15:50JabberWokky <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Vernard B Hickey<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> '''Vernard B. Hickey''' was an influential campus and community figure. He left his coaching job at Santa Rosa Junior College and joined the ["UCD Athletics" Aggie] football and baseball <span>coaching staff in </span>1937. He later served on the ["City Council"] from 4/20/1947 to 4/20/1960 and was Mayor from 1954<span>&nbsp;to </span>1959. ["Hickey Gym"] is named in honor of Vern Hickey. </td> <td> <span>+</span> '''Vernard B. Hickey''' was an influential campus and community figure. He left his coaching job at Santa Rosa Junior College and joined the ["UCD Athletics" Aggie] <span>["</span>football<span>"]</span> and baseball <span>["coaching"] staff in ["</span>1937<span>"]</span>. He later served on the ["City Council"] from 4/20/<span>["</span>1947<span>"]</span> to 4/20/<span>["</span>1960<span>"]</span> and was Mayor from <span>["</span>1954<span>"] to ["</span>1959<span>"]</span>. ["Hickey Gym"] is named in honor of Vern Hickey. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Vernard B Hickeyhttp://daviswiki.org/Vernard_B_Hickey2008-08-20 16:41:17JeremyOgula bit o' history from the 1938 yearbook <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Vernard B Hickey<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- </span>Vernard B. Hickey served on the ["City Council"] from 4/20/1947 to 4/20/1960<span>. Served </span>as Mayor from 1954 to 1959.<span><br> - <br> -</span> ["Hickey Gym"] is named in honor of Vern Hickey. </td> <td> <span>+ '''</span>Vernard B. Hickey<span>''' was an influential campus and community figure. He left his coaching job at Santa Rosa Junior College and joined the ["UCD Athletics" Aggie] football and baseball coaching staff in 1937. He later</span> served on the ["City Council"] from 4/20/1947 to 4/20/1960<span>&nbsp;and w</span>as Mayor from 1954 to 1959. ["Hickey Gym"] is named in honor of Vern Hickey. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Vernard B Hickeyhttp://daviswiki.org/Vernard_B_Hickey2008-06-27 23:04:03BrentLaabsrm curly quotes <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Vernard B Hickey<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Vernard B Hickey served on the ["City Council"] from 4/20/1947 to 4/20/1960. Served as Mayor from 1954 to 1959. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Vernard B<span>.</span> Hickey served on the ["City Council"] from 4/20/1947 to 4/20/1960. Served as Mayor from 1954 to 1959.<span><br> + <br> + ["Hickey Gym"] is named in honor of Vern Hickey.<br> + </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 11: </td> <td> Line 14: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- “</span>The first time I shook hands with him, his hands enfolded my whole arm. He took pride in that,<span>”</span> said retired coach Herb Schmalenberger, who likened Hickey<span>’</span>s hands to those of Rodin<span>’</span>s sculpture The Thinker. </td> <td> <span>+ "</span>The first time I shook hands with him, his hands enfolded my whole arm. He took pride in that,<span>"</span> said retired coach Herb Schmalenberger, who likened Hickey<span>'</span>s hands to those of Rodin<span>'</span>s sculpture The Thinker. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 13: </td> <td> Line 16: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- But Hickey’s legacy was a coaching philosophy that put students first, said Schmalenberger and a succession of other coaches who followed in Hickey’s footsteps. “He developed a philosophy of the student-athlete that is still with us today,” said Schmalenberger.</span> </td> <td> <span>+ But Hickey's legacy was a coaching philosophy that put students first, said Schmalenberger and a succession of other coaches who followed in Hickey's footsteps. "He developed a philosophy of the student-athlete that is still with us today," said Schmalenberger.</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 15: </td> <td> Line 18: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Hickey, a native of Everett, Wash., had been a two-time all-coast selection at halfback at Washington State University and played in the first East/West Shrine football game in 1925. He joined ["UC Davis"] in 1937, where he coached football and golf<span>—</span> and in addition, during the early years, baseball, basketball, water polo and swimming. He also served as athletic director from 1961 until his retirement in 1967. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Hickey, a native of Everett, Wash., had been a two-time all-coast selection at halfback at Washington State University and played in the first East/West Shrine football game in 1925. He joined ["UC Davis"] in 1937, where he coached football and golf<span>--</span> and in addition, during the early years, baseball, basketball, water polo and swimming. He also served as athletic director from 1961 until his retirement in 1967. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 17: </td> <td> Line 20: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Off campus, he was a member of the Davis ["City Council"] from 1947 to 1960, serving as mayor in 1954<span>–</span>1959. He also chaired the planning and recreation commissions, served as police commissioner and chaired the ["Davis Chamber of Commerce"] board of directors. He was named 1953 ["Davis Citizen of the Year"] and was inducted posthumously to the UC Davis ["Athletic Hall of Fame"]. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Off campus, he was a member of the Davis ["City Council"] from 1947 to 1960, serving as mayor in 1954<span>-</span>1959. He also chaired the planning and recreation commissions, served as police commissioner and chaired the ["Davis Chamber of Commerce"] board of directors. He was named 1953 ["Davis Citizen of the Year"] and was inducted posthumously to the UC Davis ["Athletic Hall of Fame"]. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 21: </td> <td> Line 24: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- “</span>He gave me one bit of advice when I started coaching: <span>‘</span>A pat on the back goes further than two on the butt,<span>’”</span> said his son, Bill, a retired Sacramento City College Hall of Fame wrestling coach. <span>“</span>He always tried to find something good in anything bad and build off that. I<span>’</span>ve tried to follow that.<span>”</span> </td> <td> <span>+ "</span>He gave me one bit of advice when I started coaching: <span>'</span>A pat on the back goes further than two on the butt,<span>'"</span> said his son, Bill, a retired Sacramento City College Hall of Fame wrestling coach. <span>"</span>He always tried to find something good in anything bad and build off that. I<span>'</span>ve tried to follow that.<span>"</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Vernard B Hickeyhttp://daviswiki.org/Vernard_B_Hickey2008-06-15 17:34:58JasonAller(quick edit) <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Vernard B Hickey<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 15: </td> <td> Line 15: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Hickey, a native of Everett, Wash., had been a two-time all-coast selection at halfback at Washington State University and played in the first East/West Shrine football game in 1925. He joined ["UC Davis"] in 1937, where he coached football and golf—and in addition, during the early years, baseball, basketball, water polo and swimming. He also served as athletic director from 1961 until his retirement in 1967. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Hickey, a native of Everett, Wash., had been a two-time all-coast selection at halfback at Washington State University and played in the first East/West Shrine football game in 1925. He joined ["UC Davis"] in 1937, where he coached football and golf—<span>&nbsp;</span>and in addition, during the early years, baseball, basketball, water polo and swimming. He also served as athletic director from 1961 until his retirement in 1967. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Vernard B Hickeyhttp://daviswiki.org/Vernard_B_Hickey2006-10-27 21:21:42JasonAller <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Vernard B Hickey<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 15: </td> <td> Line 15: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Hickey, a native of Everett, Wash., had been a two-time all-coast selection at halfback at Washington State University and played in the first East/West Shrine football game in 1925. He joined ["UC Davis"] in 1937, where he coached football and golf—and in addition, during the early years, baseball, basketball, water polo and swimming. He a<span>sl</span>o served as athletic director from 1961 until his retirement in 1967. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Hickey, a native of Everett, Wash., had been a two-time all-coast selection at halfback at Washington State University and played in the first East/West Shrine football game in 1925. He joined ["UC Davis"] in 1937, where he coached football and golf—and in addition, during the early years, baseball, basketball, water polo and swimming. He a<span>ls</span>o served as athletic director from 1961 until his retirement in 1967. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Vernard B Hickeyhttp://daviswiki.org/Vernard_B_Hickey2006-02-18 07:49:09JasonAller"C.A. Covell Citizen of the Year" or "Davis Citizen of the Year"? redirect? <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Vernard B Hickey<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 17: </td> <td> Line 17: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Off campus, he was a member of the Davis ["City Council"] from 1947 to 1960, serving as mayor in 1954–1959. He also chaired the planning and recreation commissions, served as police commissioner and chaired the ["Davis Chamber of Commerce"] board of directors. He was named 1953 Davis <span>["</span>Citizen of the Year"] and was inducted posthumously to the UC Davis ["Athletic Hall of Fame"]. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Off campus, he was a member of the Davis ["City Council"] from 1947 to 1960, serving as mayor in 1954–1959. He also chaired the planning and recreation commissions, served as police commissioner and chaired the ["Davis Chamber of Commerce"] board of directors. He was named 1953 <span>["</span>Davis Citizen of the Year"] and was inducted posthumously to the UC Davis ["Athletic Hall of Fame"]. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Vernard B Hickeyhttp://daviswiki.org/Vernard_B_Hickey2005-05-22 09:32:55AlphaDogcleaned, attributed <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Vernard B Hickey<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 3: </td> <td> Line 3: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> <span>Qui</span>c<span>k Cli</span>p<span>&nbsp;s</span>t<span>olen</span> from UC Davis Magazine, Spring 2005<span>:<br> -</span> <span>NAMESA</span>K<span>ES: HICKEY GYM<br> - <br> - V</span>e<span>r</span>n H<span>ick</span>e<span>y<br> - 1900-1987</span> </td> <td> <span>+</span> <span>''(ex</span>c<span>er</span>pt from UC Davis Magazine, Spring 2005<span>,</span> <span>by</span> K<span>athl</span>e<span>e</span>n H<span>old</span>e<span>r)''</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 9: </td> <td> Line 5: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- One of the first things people noticed about Vern Hickey was his big, strong hands. A former college football star, Aggie coach and Davis mayor, Hickey left a lasting impression with just a handshake.</span> </td> <td> <span>+ Vern Hickey (1900-1987)</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 11: </td> <td> Line 7: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- “The first time I shook hands with him, his hands enfolded my whole arm. He took pride in that,” said retired coach Herb Schmalenberger, who likened Hickey’s hands to those of Rodin’s sculpture The Thinker.</span> </td> <td> <span>+ Namesake: ["Hickey Gym"]</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 13: </td> <td> Line 9: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- But Hickey’s legacy was a coaching philosophy that put students first, said Schmalenberger and a succession of other coaches who followed in Hickey’s footsteps. “He developed a philosophy of the student-athlete that is still with us today,” said Schmalenberger.</span> </td> <td> <span>+ One of the first things people noticed about Vern Hickey was his big, strong hands. A former college football star, Aggie coach and ["Davis"] mayor, Hickey left a lasting impression with just a handshake.</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 15: </td> <td> Line 11: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- Hickey, a native of Everett, Wash., had been a two-time all-coast selection at halfback at Washington State University and played in the first East/West Shrine football game in 1925. He joined UC Davis in 1937, where he coached football and golf—and in addition, during the early years, baseball, basketball, water polo and swimming. He aslo served as athletic director from 1961 until his retirement in 1967.</span> </td> <td> <span>+ “The first time I shook hands with him, his hands enfolded my whole arm. He took pride in that,” said retired coach Herb Schmalenberger, who likened Hickey’s hands to those of Rodin’s sculpture The Thinker.</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 17: </td> <td> Line 13: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- Off campus, he was a member of the Davis City Council from 1947 to 1960, serving as mayor in 1954–1959. He also chaired the planning and recreation commissions, served as police commissioner and chaired the Davis Chamber of Commerce board of directors. He was named 1953 Davis Citizen of the Year and was inducted posthumously to the UC Davis Athletic Hall of Fame.</span> </td> <td> <span>+ But Hickey’s legacy was a coaching philosophy that put students first, said Schmalenberger and a succession of other coaches who followed in Hickey’s footsteps. “He developed a philosophy of the student-athlete that is still with us today,” said Schmalenberger.</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 19: </td> <td> Line 15: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- Hickey once told a newspaper reporter that the most important lesson athletics teaches students is how to work with others.</span> </td> <td> <span>+ Hickey, a native of Everett, Wash., had been a two-time all-coast selection at halfback at Washington State University and played in the first East/West Shrine football game in 1925. He joined ["UC Davis"] in 1937, where he coached football and golf—and in addition, during the early years, baseball, basketball, water polo and swimming. He aslo served as athletic director from 1961 until his retirement in 1967.</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 21: </td> <td> Line 17: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- “He gave me one bit of advice when I started coaching: ‘A pat on the back goes further than two on the butt,’” said his son, Bill, a retired Sacramento City College Hall of Fame wrestling coach. “He always tried to find something good in anything bad and build off that. I’ve tried to follow that.”</span> </td> <td> <span>+ Off campus, he was a member of the Davis ["City Council"] from 1947 to 1960, serving as mayor in 1954–1959. He also chaired the planning and recreation commissions, served as police commissioner and chaired the ["Davis Chamber of Commerce"] board of directors. He was named 1953 Davis ["Citizen of the Year"] and was inducted posthumously to the UC Davis ["Athletic Hall of Fame"].</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 23: </td> <td> Line 19: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- — Kathleen Holder <br> - see also ["Hickey Gym"]</span> </td> <td> <span>+ Hickey once told a newspaper reporter that the most important lesson athletics teaches students is how to work with others.</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 26: </td> <td> Line 21: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- --------<br> - ''Are the two related, or do they just share a name? The Hickey family was influential in town. Are you sure it was named after Vernard?'' -- ["JabberWokky"]</span> </td> <td> <span>+ “He gave me one bit of advice when I started coaching: ‘A pat on the back goes further than two on the butt,’” said his son, Bill, a retired Sacramento City College Hall of Fame wrestling coach. “He always tried to find something good in anything bad and build off that. I’ve tried to follow that.”</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Vernard B Hickeyhttp://daviswiki.org/Vernard_B_Hickey2005-05-19 10:04:12AlphaDog+quick source, will research edit more later <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Vernard B Hickey<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 2: </td> <td> Line 2: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ --------<br> + Quick Clip stolen from UC Davis Magazine, Spring 2005:<br> + NAMESAKES: HICKEY GYM<br> + <br> + Vern Hickey<br> + 1900-1987</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 3: </td> <td> Line 9: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ One of the first things people noticed about Vern Hickey was his big, strong hands. A former college football star, Aggie coach and Davis mayor, Hickey left a lasting impression with just a handshake.<br> + <br> + “The first time I shook hands with him, his hands enfolded my whole arm. He took pride in that,” said retired coach Herb Schmalenberger, who likened Hickey’s hands to those of Rodin’s sculpture The Thinker.<br> + <br> + But Hickey’s legacy was a coaching philosophy that put students first, said Schmalenberger and a succession of other coaches who followed in Hickey’s footsteps. “He developed a philosophy of the student-athlete that is still with us today,” said Schmalenberger.<br> + <br> + Hickey, a native of Everett, Wash., had been a two-time all-coast selection at halfback at Washington State University and played in the first East/West Shrine football game in 1925. He joined UC Davis in 1937, where he coached football and golf—and in addition, during the early years, baseball, basketball, water polo and swimming. He aslo served as athletic director from 1961 until his retirement in 1967.<br> + <br> + Off campus, he was a member of the Davis City Council from 1947 to 1960, serving as mayor in 1954–1959. He also chaired the planning and recreation commissions, served as police commissioner and chaired the Davis Chamber of Commerce board of directors. He was named 1953 Davis Citizen of the Year and was inducted posthumously to the UC Davis Athletic Hall of Fame.<br> + <br> + Hickey once told a newspaper reporter that the most important lesson athletics teaches students is how to work with others.<br> + <br> + “He gave me one bit of advice when I started coaching: ‘A pat on the back goes further than two on the butt,’” said his son, Bill, a retired Sacramento City College Hall of Fame wrestling coach. “He always tried to find something good in anything bad and build off that. I’ve tried to follow that.”<br> + <br> + — Kathleen Holder </span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Vernard B Hickeyhttp://daviswiki.org/Vernard_B_Hickey2005-05-19 09:44:22JabberWokkyAlphaDog - Are you sure? What's your source? <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Vernard B Hickey<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 4: </td> <td> Line 4: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + --------<br> + ''Are the two related, or do they just share a name? The Hickey family was influential in town. Are you sure it was named after Vernard?'' -- ["JabberWokky"]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Vernard B Hickeyhttp://daviswiki.org/Vernard_B_Hickey2005-05-19 09:10:15AlphaDog <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Vernard B Hickey<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ Vernard B Hickey served on the ["City Council"] from 4/20/1947 to 4/20/1960. Served as Mayor from 1954 to 1959.</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 2: </td> <td> Line 3: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- Vernard B Hickey served on the ["City Council"] from 4/20/1947 to 4/20/1960. Served as Mayor from 1954 to 1959.</span> </td> <td> <span>+ see also ["Hickey Gym"]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Vernard B Hickeyhttp://daviswiki.org/Vernard_B_Hickey2005-05-19 08:27:53JabberWokky <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Vernard B Hickey<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + Vernard B Hickey served on the ["City Council"] from 4/20/1947 to 4/20/1960. Served as Mayor from 1954 to 1959.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div>