Don Vogelsmeier Outstanding Contributor
Don Vogelsmeier has a devoted love for Greyhound sports. This dedicated support earned him a place in the SSHS Athletic Hall of Fame as the first inductee in the Outstanding Contributor category. Don was an athlete in high school lettering in basketball, baseball and track where he held several conference and state meet records. In 1973, Don filled in for an announcer at a Hounds football game and continued in that role for the next 30 years. He served on the Sweet Springs School Board for 16 years and was President for 14 of those years. Don was a charter member of the Sweet Springs Education Foundation which annually awards scholarships to graduating seniors who will further their education at the college level. He has served as President of this foundation for 17 years.