STEVENS POINT, Wi (WSAU) Long-time Stevens Point High School baseball coach George Roman passed away last week at the age of 79.
After a stellar high school and college athletic career in Stevens Point Roman became a a baseball coach at various schools in the state including Wisconsin Rapids Assumption and Wausau Newman.
He became head coach at SPASH in 1978 and continued until 2004 amassing a 526-180 record. that stands 4th on the all-time win list in Wisconsin. Stevens Point won three state titles during that time.
He is also a memeber of the Central Wisconsin Baseball Hall-of-Fame as well as the SPASH, UWSP and Wisconsin Baseball Coaches Halls Of Fame.