Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Hank Baietti

Henry Thomas "Hank" Baietti

October 1, 1920
Brooklyn, NY

June 26, 2006
Northvale, NJ

1942-43 Long Island University (College)
1943-44 Muhlenberg College - Pennsyvania (College)
1946-47 Long Island University (College)
1947-48 Mohawk Redskins (NYSL)
1947-48 Brooklyn Gothams (ABL)
1947-48 Twin Cities Celtics (NYSL)
1948-49 Brooklyn Gothams (ABL)
1948-49 Schenectady Packers (NYSL)
1949-50 Bridgeport Aer-A-Sols (ABL)
1950-51 Bridgeport Aer-A-Sols (ABL)

Baietti was a student at LIU when he entered the USMC to help with the war effort. He enrolled in the V-12 program which put him at Muhlenberg. He played for the college team for a year before heading off to war. After the war, he returned to LIU where he continued to play basketball while also playing on the baseball team. Baietti graduated and played basketball in the ABL for four seasons.

Hank and his wife, Lorraine, had three children.



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