University of Wisconsin basketball coach and Chester native, Bo Ryan’s NCAA 2007 Division One Coach of the Year Adolph Rupp Cup is on display at the Rocky Run Y in Media, Pa. The cup will be on display for members during the month of April 2015. Ryan, a 1965 graduate of Chester High School led the Badgers to a then school record 30 wins that season and the first # 1 ranking in school history.
A recent addition to the Mickey Vernon Delaware County Sports History Museum welcomes you to its new home in the Rocky Run YMCA in Media, PA. The addition is a Sports Rarity of the Month exhibit, on display in a case adjacent to the gym.
Items from the museum’s collection, including the monthly Rarity, can be viewed at www.mickeyvernonsportsmuseum.com. If you are one of the more than 19,000 members of the Rocky Run Y be sure to visit this site often to view periodic updates. If your club or organization is interested in hosting a hands-on presentation of any of these sports rarities at a meeting place of your choice, contact museum curator Jim Vankoski at 610-909-4919 or email@example.com.