Earl J. "Bubba" PorcheAthletic Trainer, 1949-85
Tulane University

Inducted: 1985

  • Arrived at Tulane from the Navy in 1946 as assistant athletic trainer as was subsequently named head athletic trainer, a position he held until 1985.
  • Served as athletic trainer at the annual Blue-Gray game, for the U.S. Track Team that competed in three meets in Europe in 1967 and and for the Pan-American Games in 1971.
  • Also a member of the National Athletic Trainers Association Hall of Fame and the Southeast Athletic Trainers Association Hall of Fame.