Dick Ford of West Valley was inducted into the Cattaraugus County Hall of Fame on March 24.
He played football and basketball and also ran track at West Valley Central High School. In basketball, he scored a total of 626 points in three years and had 430 rebounds.
He set several records in track and won both high and low hurdles at the All-Western New York meet.
He went to the New York state finals as the No. 1 low and high hurdler from all Section VI schools in 1965.
He was also a member of an undefeated football team at West Valley.