Head Boys' Track Coach 1980-2005, Head Football Coach 1992-1997

Rudy coached the 1990 boys' track and field team to Grandview's first ever state team championship. Rudy has coached several individual state champions during his time at GHS. Many of those athletes still hold school records at GHS. As head football coach, Rudy led the Bulldogs to a 27-33 record in six seasons. Rudy taught and coached at Grandview High School for 33 years. He spent 22 years in the Army Reserves before retiring in 1992.

Rudy is married to his wife Nancy and has two sons Jeff and Steve, and a daughter Jennifer. Rudy also has six grandchildren. Rudy's favorite athletic memory at GHS was winning the large class track championship in 1990.