Jerry Heil

FRIEND OF SWIMMING- Jerry Heil, Little Rock
Involved in Arkansas swimming for more than 23 years, Heil has served as meet official and director for state age group and senior meets. Region VIII meets, and co-chairman of the Central Zone Meet. Heil conceived the Arkansas Swimming Hall of Fame and had directed its proceeds as a travel subsidy for Arkansas nationally ranked swimmers. He has been chairman of the event for five of the past six years. Heil introduced computer scoring and state-wide data processing to Arkansas swimming and, with his wife Mary, receive the 1990 Phillips 66 Community Service Award. Heil is the father of nine children, each of whom have competed with the Little Rock Racquet Club Dolphins Team.