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Schlagel Honored with Community Service Award

Monday, January 18th, 2010 at 10:24 am

Bob Schlagel has been a staple of the Rush City Community for the past 35 years working in the school district.  In February, the community will thank him for his work.

The Rush City Chamber of Commerce recently announced Schlagel as the 2009 Community Service Award winner.  An awards banquet is scheduled for Saturday, February 6th at Chuckers Bowl & Lounge.

Schlagel said he is humbled by the recognition and says he is most proud of his work with Rush City’s youth.

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Schlagel works as Rush City’s Athletic Director and baseball coach.  He also helps coordinate an annual golf tournament to reduce fees for students.

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Even with his success on the playing field as a coach, Schlagel says academics is always the top priority.

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