Monday, May 2, 2016

Joe Camic

Joseph J. Camic, Jr.


Born:
November 28, 1922
Youngstown, OH

Died:
April 3, 2011
Duquesne, PA


Career
1938-39 Rankin High School - Pennsylvania (High School)
1941-42 Duquesne University (College)
1942-43 Duquesne University (College)
1946-47 Duquesne University (College)
1947-48 Tri-Cities Blackhawks (NBL)
1948-49 Tri-Cities Blackhawks (NBL)
1948-49 Hammond Calumet Buccaneers (NBL)
1950-51 Johnstown (AAPBL)

Born to Joseph (1894-1975) and Helen (1894-1980) Camic in Youngstown, he graduated from Rankin High School before an outstanding career at Duquesne. Camic served in the South Pacific during World War 2 prior to playing in the NBL for a couple seasons. On January 16, 1949, he was sold by Tri-Cities to Hammond.
Camic later worked as a city administrator, as well as a partner at Biddlestone Transfer and Sigmund Transfer,

He was married to Anne Sigmund Camic (1921-2005) in June of 1948 and had two sons.


Source:
Obituary
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, February 27, 1943
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, April 16, 1947


Stats:
http://www.basketball-reference.com/nbl/players/c/camicjo01n.html
http://www.justsportsstats.com/basketballstatsindex.php?player_id=camicjo01

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