Hall of Fame Inductee - Spencer Vasen

Spencer Vasen attended Quincy High in the late 1920's lettering in football, basketball and golf. He's best remembered for his work on the gridiron where he excelled as a linebacker and kicker on the 1927 & 28 teams. Vasen was recognized as an all-star in the then, Mississippi Valley Conference in 1927 and was named to the All-State team in 1928, becoming the first Quincy High football player to achieve that honor. Vasen attended Knox College in 1930's and again was a standout on the football team, lettering 3 years as a halfback and linebacker. After graduation, Vasen settled in Quincy, where he enjoyed a long career in banking. Known as a fine golfer, Vasen won back to back Spring Lake Country Club Championships in 1947 & 48. Mr. Vasen was the president of Quincy Peoples Savings and Loan for many years. He passed away in 1977.

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