JOHN R. KOURIS
Following an impressive playing career in football & baseball
at Hammond High (Class of 1964) and football at Western Michigan
University (Class of ‘68), he became a highly respected high
school and college football official, beginning in ‘73. By
’90, he was officiating Big Ten games, continuing on the field
for 20 years before moving into the booth as a replay official.
He called the 2006 Texas-USC NCAA championship games, Big Ten title
games & numerous bowl games.
Watch WJOB's 2015 John
R. Kouris' video Interview here.