FR. JOHN MORAN
Hall of Fame Enshrinee Information

FR. JOHN MORAN

Inducted: 1992
Years at Loras: 1943-47
Sport: Basketball, Baseball
ACCOMPLISHMENTS/HONORS:
  • Charter member of the Dubuque County Baseball Hall of Fame.
  • A power-hitting catcher, Moran was regarded as a "can't miss" major league prospect before opting for the priesthood.
  • An all-Iowa Conference standout on the basketball court, Moran helped the Duhawks capture two conference titles, win 19 consecutive contests during the 1946-47 season and post a 61-21 record in three seasons.