Robert “Bob” Antonides
Official ⋅ Class of 1990
Bob graduated from Lindblom High School in Chicago and from Illinois University. He began teaching at Morgan Park High School in 1928, and started the wrestling program at Morgan Park in 1933.
He entered the Navy in 1941 at which time Morgan Park dropped wrestling. After leaving the Navy in 1946, he returned to Morgan Park and concentrated on officiating which he had begun in 1937.
He retired from officiating in 1962 after 25 years of involvement, both in duals and the City Championships, and State Finals. Bob retired in 1968 after 40 years of involvement with young people at Morgan Park.