Dr. Albert Jabs

Induction Class of 2020

Wherever Albert Emil Jabs went, he left his mark.

In Bristol, it was with athletics, at Immanuel Lutheran and Bristol High schools, the latter as a member of the Class of 1951. A multi-sports participant, he is best recalled for his prowess in basketball. He also took part in scholastic soccer, football, and track and field. He was a three-year starting center in basketball for the “Maroon and White” and served as captain his final season.

He set a new school scoring record, and as a senior, received the “Thomas M. Monahan MVP Award” while chosen for All-State basketball first team.

Prior to this, he was placed on the All-State second team as a junior. He went on to play basketball and compete in track and field at Valparaiso University.

 He became a college professor and was recognized numerous times for his work in benefiting mankind.