2009 Hall of Fame Inductee
Harry Simmermacher (deceased) joined the faculty of Everett Junior College in 1946 as a chemistry instructor and coach.
He coached golf, and under his direction the Trojans won four consecutive state titles from 1953-56, with runner-up teams in 1957 and 1960. He also coached tennis, and under his direction, the Trojans won the state tennis championship in 1948, 1949 and 1957 with runner-up teams in 1950 and 1955.
Born in Ohio, Simmermacher did undergraduate work at Otterbein College and went on to earn his master’s degree from Ohio State. Before becoming a college instructor, he taught high school and junior high in Ohio.
He retired from Everett Community College in 1973 after teaching for 27 years.
Additional Recognition: Northwest Athletic Association of Community Colleges (NWAACC) Roll of Honor