Richard Adel – Coach
Tyndell High School Class of 1953
College – University of South Dakota Springfield Class of 1957; University of California Santa Barbara Masters Degree
Teaching – Dell Rapids, SD – 4 years; Worthington High School – Math teacher from 1961-present, Driver Education Teacher
Coach – Worthington High School – Head Cross Country for 22 years, SW Conference Champs 1969; Assistant Boys Basketball for 28 years
Other – Director of Trojan Relays for 20 plus years, high school and college baseball umpire for 15 years; Honorary Referee at Trojan Relays in 1993
Rich and his wife, Shirley, live in Worthington. They have 11 children: Valerie, Cheryl, Clifford, Shannon, Conrad, Peter, Victoria, Robert, James, Lynel, and Ryan. He was inducted into the Trojan Hall of Fame in 1998.