1997 Inductees

Anne Quast Decker (left)-Golf 1.-1961jpegANNE QUAST SANDER — Golf



Anne Quast Decker (left)-Golf-1961


Jimmie CainInducted: 1997

JIMMIE CAIN — Football

A legend both as a football player and an official. An All-America back with Jimmy Phelan’s University of Washington Huskies of the mid-30s, he played in the 1937 Rose Bowl against Pittsburgh. Later he became one of the nation’s top football officials. As a referee he works two Rose Bowl games and a record 14 East-West Shrine Games. A member of the UW Athletic Hall of Fame.


Considered one of the best football players ever developed in the state, he was a standout in high school at Kennewick, the University of Washington and for 13 seasons in the NFL with the Pittsburgh Steelers, winning two Super Bowl rings in the mid-70’s. Other honors include All-America Mention, participation in the 1962 East-West Shrine game and a member of the UW Athletic Hall of Fame.