The 1951 Centralia High School graduate played on A.L. Trout’s last
football team. After high school, he was a member of the “chain gang” for CHS home football games for 45 years,
missing only two games.
At Centralia Junior College, he was a cheerleader, and also business and athletic
manager for the 1952 and 1953 basketball teams.
For all of 45 years he was an ardent follower
and supporter of Centralia sports.
In later years, he was known to still get out on the Trout Gym floor
and lead a cheer for good ole CHS. Kourdouvelis served on the Centralia Sports Hall of Fame
committee for ten years (1986-1995) until he moved