PLAYER PROFILE

FRED CRUM

STATISTICS & HISTORY

Fred Crum was born, raised and lived all his life in the Greenfield neighborhood of Pittsburgh. For twenty years the name Fred Crum and Pittsburgh basketball were synonymous. Crum was the star of the 1931 Schenley High School team that won the Pittsburgh City League championship. Crum led the Wilmerding YMCA to the 1936 national YMCA championship in Peoria, Illinois to earn the right to participate in the Olympic Trials at Madison Square Garden. Crum earned . Crum was named first alternate to the 1936 Olympic Team. During the 1940’s, Crum played in five World Pro championship tournaments in Chicago Crum spent the 1944-45 season in the National Basketball League as a starting guard for the Pittsburgh Raiders.

 

FRED CRUM Height: 6:00 Weight: 170 College: None
Frederick W. Crum Born: Dec 3, 1912 Died:  Jul 11, 1987 Hometown: Pittsburgh, Pa.
REGULAR SEASON RECORD
Year Team League     GA FGM  FTM   FTA  PCT.  AST  PTS   AVG
1931-33 Pittsburgh AAU
1933-34 McKeesport Willigs Indep
1934-35 Pittsburgh Willigs Indep
1934-35 Wilmerding YMCA AAU
1935-36 Wilmerding YMCA AAU
1935-36 Pittsburgh Preps Indep
1936-37 Wilmerding YMCA AAU
1937-38 Westinghouse Airbrakes AAU
1938-39 Hyatt Big Five Indep
1938-39 McKeeport Big-Five Indep
1939-40 McKeeport Big-Five Indep
1940-41 McKeeport Big-Five Indep
1940-41 Pittsburgh Pirates Indep
1941-42 Hagerstown Conoco Oilers Indep
1941-42 Cumberland Collegians Indep
1942-43 Indep
1943-44 Pittsburgh Corbetts Indep
1944-45 Pittsburgh NBL 29 69 30 61 .492 168 5.8
1945-46 Pittsburgh Raiders Indep
1945-46 Pittsburgh Pirates Indep
1946-47 Pittsburgh Pirates Indep
1947-48 Pittsburgh Indep
1948-49 Pittsburgh-McKeesport AAL 26 195 7.5
Major League Totals 29 69 30   61  .492 168 5.8
PLAYOFF RECORD
Year Team League     GA FGM  FTM   FTA  PCT.  AST  PTS   AVG
1941-42 Hagerstown WBT 1 2 0 0 .000 4 4.0
1943-44 Pittsburgh WBT 1 0 1 1 1.000 1 1.0
1944-45 Pittsburgh WBT 1 0 1 3 .333 1 1.0
1945-46 Pittsburgh WBT 1 4 0 0 .000 8 8.0
1946-47 Pittsburgh WBT 1 2 2 2 1.000 6 6.0
1948-49 McKeesport AAL 2 14 7.0
Major League Totals 5 8 4 6 .667 20 4.0
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