Inductee Profile

Bob Tone

2001

Inducted into the Wisconsin Basketball Coaches Association Hall of Fame on September 16, 2000, Bob distinguished himself as a successful head basketball coach at RLHS for 12 years, from 1957 to 1969. His overall record was 187 wins and 77 losses. His teams conquered 7 regional and 2 sectional tournaments. They were conference champs five times and qualified for state twice, finishing with 4th place in 1960 and 2nd place in 1961, placing second to the Milwaukee Lincoln Comets (77-75 OT), a game referred to recently in the Milwaukee Journal as “perhaps the greatest state championship game”. Bob Tone taught drivers education for 32 years, retiring in 1989. He was the first athletic director at RLHS and he started the Warriorettes in 1963. He was a basketball official for 8 years, volleyball for 14 years, softball for 12 years and baseball for 4 years.

Bob Tone