Hall of Fame Inductee - Steve Muehlenfeld

Steve Muehlenfeld's athletic career at Quincy High School can be called anything but one dimensional. A three sport standout for the Devils from 1974 through 1977, Muehlenfeld earned an amazing 10 varsity letters. An integral part of the Blue Devil golf team Muehlenfeld was one of the mainstays all four years. He capped off an outstanding career by winning a sectional title with an even par round of 72. He placed 9th at the state tournament that same year. Muehlenfeld is one of few players to play for three different head basketball coaches while at Quincy High. He lettered as a sophomore under the legendary Sherrill Hanks earned another under Ed Charlson and collected his third while playing for Jerry Leggett. As a point guard, Muehlenfeld's talents were recognized state-wide. He was named honorable mention all-state as a junior and special mention all-state the following year. As a senior Muehlenfeld led Quincy in assists and free throw shooting, while averaging an even 10 points per game. A talent on the baseball diamond, he earned varsity letters on three occasions, starting with his sophomore season. With Muehlenfeld in centerfield, the 1977 Devils became the first Quincy team to win the Western Big Six baseball title, going 19-9 on the year. Muehlenfeld batted .437 and played flawlessly in the field. For his efforts he was named to the 20 man Illinois all-state baseball team. After graduation he attended Culver Stockton College where he was a four year letterman in both golf and basketball.

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