Rueben Svingen – At Large

Benson High School Class of 1938

College – St. Olaf 38-42

WHS Activities – Taught at the Worthington Junior High for 45 years; Helped set up the 1st Trojan Relays (put the lane lies on the track at 4:00 a.m. the day of the meet); For 45 years, was the “voice of the Trojans”, announcing for football, basketball, and track at WHS; also announced for many Worthington Junior College events such as basketball and the National JC Wrestling Tournament; the scorer for many basketball games at the college and high school.

Rueben is currently retired and living in Worthington.  He still attends many of the WHS activities. He was inducted into the Trojan Hall of Fame in 2004.

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