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Athletic Hall of Fame

John F. Welter

John F. Welter


At Rochester:

  • Quarterbacked the football team for three years and won the Gordon Wallace Trophy as the outstanding backfield player in 1947
  • Graduated from the University in 1950 with a B.S. in Business


  • Joined the National Broadcasting Company in 1950 as a cost accountant
  • Spent 36 years with NBC in Rockefeller Center and retired in 1986 as an administrator in Capital Planning
  • In 1966, he received a special "Athletic Achievement" award from the Jersey Journal for past sports accomplishments