Tracy Mehr

Wisconsin native and Amherst resident, 85, was first Western Mass. golfer to win Massachusetts Amateur, winning in 1971 at Taconic GC in Williamstown; hired as football and golf coach at Amherst College, soon after graduating from College of the Holy Cross; coached women’s golf team to Division III national championship in 1990; active with NCAA golf committee and tournament work; caddied in Wisconsin during World War II; moved to region in 1965; has five children with Carol, wife of 55 years; also seven grandchildren.