ROY WINFIELD

2023 NOMINEE – SOCCER

Donora High School
California University of Pennsylvania

  • His soccer career was from1948-1968 except for serving as a U.S. Army Corporal in Korea 1953-1954.
  • He scored more than 150 goals while playing for 13 different teams.
  • Winfield played on four championship and five runner-up teams.
  • Selected for nationwide Olympic tryouts in 1952 and 1960.
  • Selected for nationwide tryout for 1951 RIO World Cup Games.
  • Selected for nationwide tryout, 1959 Pan American Games.
  • Member of the 1948 Sheffield United Juniors, top minor league team of the Sheffield United Blades.
  • First team in USA was Lincoln Hillers in 1948 and then standout right halfback for Hamarville Hurricanes, the 1952-53 national championship runner ups.
  • Named as one of the “District Greats” in 1955.
  • Helped the 1962 Gallatin Tigers team win the West Penn,
  • Stuart Cup, and Washington County League championships.
  • Played on 1963 Atlasburg Vets team which won the Sweet Cup Championship.
  • In 1963 he scored five (5) goals in WCL playoff game for Atlasburg.
  • In 1968 he scored a hat trick (three goals) in final game of his career.
  • In the 1960’s served as a soccer referee for the W&J soccer league (PAC?).
  • Coached youth baseball in Bronco and Pony Leagues.
  • Manager of the 1976 Presco baseball team that won the league championship.
  • Manager of the 1976 Pony League All Stars finishing as regional runner-up to eventual Pony World Series runner-up Monongahela. 


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