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Vernon Reese
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Vernon Reese

1957 Inductee

1958

Founder of the Baltimore Catholic Youth Organization Soccer League

1938

Founded the Weekly Soccer Clinic at Paterson Park

A legendary teacher of the game in Baltimore. In 1938, after the end of his playing days, Reese opened a soccer clinic at Paterson Park in Baltimore that operated 52 Sundays a year for the next 44 years. Reese also started the Baltimore Catholic Youth Organization soccer league in 1958 and watched it grow from eight teams to 160 over the following 25 years. Inducted in 1957.

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