Year Inducted – 2015
For over 50 years Don has been Manager/Sponsor of Sharon Center Cox Painting youth and adult baseball teams. He has also been a one-man field crew, taking care of the Sharon Center Field while leading his teams to numerous youth and adult championships. His teams have won titles in the Northeast Ohio AAA league, Northeast Ohio A and most recently in the Akron AA league. His teams have been highly competitive at various tournaments in the AABC and Hot Stove. His Sharon teams won the first annual Buckeye Baseball tournament in Cincinnati last year. Don has collected well over 1100 victories in his managerial and sponsorship career.