Tim Chandler

Was born in 1947 in Brush, Colo., and graduated from Brush High School in 1965, where he played football, baseball and basketball. In 1965 his basketball team won the Colorado State Championship, and Tim was a first-team all-tournament selection. He went on to attend Pacific Lutheran University in Parkland, playing football and basketball at PLU and graduating in 1970. He was a 1969 all-Northwest Conference performer for the Lute football team, also garnering third-team All-American honors that season.

Tim joined the Tacoma Fire Department in 1974 and retired as a safety officer after 30 years. He was a long-time member of the Tacoma Firefighters slowpitch team, earning numerous individual all-star awards over the years. He and his wife Nancy live in Spanaway.