USD 249 Frontenac Schools Hall of Fame

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John Kotzman

Inducted 2023

Mr. Kotzman was an FHS Graduate of 1963. During his time in high school, John led his team to an undefeated season in 1961. John still holds the record for the 100 meter dash at Frontenac. He took his talents to the University of Arkansas to continue his football career before serving in the United States Navy during Vietnam. He later went on to become one of the winningest coaches for Girard High School before returning to FHS in administration.