Mike Bello

Inducted in 1993

  • 1932 - 1934: Attended Syracuse High School where he excelled in four sports; basketball, football, golf and baseball.
  • 1946 - 1964: Spent 18 years as assistant golf pro at Lake Shore Country Club.
  • 1964 - 1989: Was head pro at Tecumseh Golf Course for over 25 years.
  • Former chairman of Central New York PGA Executive Committee.
  • Directed the Syracuse District Golf Association Junior program for over 25 years.
  • Coached at Le Moyne College golf team for 20 years.
  • Helped formuled a ladies golf league for women who were not members of private clubs.
  • 1965: Named "Central New York Pro of the Year."
  • 1980: Received the Edward J. Kearney Award by the Blind Men & Criers.
  • Died in Syracuse, August 1993.

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