Karol Chester "Chet" Tollstam
aka Carl Tollstam
September 23, 1918
December 27, 2003
1933-34 Schurz High School - Chicago (High School)
1934-35 Schurz High School - Chicago (High School)
1935-36 Schurz High School - Chicago (High School)
1937-38 DePaul University (College)
1938-39 DePaul University (College)
1939-40 DePaul University (College)
1940-41 Hammond Ciesar All-Americans (NBL)
Born in Illinois to Swedish immigrants Oscar and Anna Tollstam, Tollstam went to Schurz High School, where he was a teammate of fellow NBL player Stan Szukala. He played at DePaul before signing with Hammond. He served in the military during World War 2.
At some point, his name "Karol" was anglicized to "Carl."