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William H. Hillman '53

- Regarded as one of the top distance runners ever at Springfield College

- Competed on the cross-country, men's gymnastics, and track & field teams

- Team captain of the cross-country and gymnastics teams in 1952

- Set school records in cross-country (freshman record) and two-mile run (freshman and varsity records)

- Compiled a 24-5 dual-meet record in cross-country

- Korean War veteran 

- Spent over 30 years as an administrator, educator, and coach in New Jersey schools

- Received the Professional Achievement Award from N.J. Association of Health, Physical Education and Recreation in 1981

- Expert on the topic of fitness for people suffering from Parkinson's disease