Dr. George Bluespruce, Jr.
1996 - Tennis - Laguna/SanJuan

DATE OF BIRTH: January 16, 1931

  • BIRTH PLACE: Santa Fe, New Mexico
  • TRIBE: San Juan Laguna Pueblo
  • EDUCATION: St. Michaelís High School, Santa Fe, New Mexico
        Creighton University, Omaha, Nebraska
  • SPORTS DATA: Tennis

  • Santa Fe, New Mexico High School City Championships - 1949
  • Captain Creighton University Tennis Team - 1950-1953
  • Won Tennis Championships during his tour of duty as a dentist in the US Navy - 1956-1958
  • Assistant tennis coach at US Merchant marine Academy and competed in sanctioned tournaments - 1963-1966
  • Won Menís open Singles in the North American Indian Tennis Championships - 1977
  • Gold Medals in both Phoenix and Arizona State Senior Olympics in tennis in the 50- 55 age category - 1983-1984
  • Dr. Blue Spruce has won singles titles in the 35 and 45 age categories and holds double titles teaming with other American Indian individuals - 1980ís
  • Dr. Blue Spruce has been past president of the North American Indian Tennis Association and has served on the Board of Directors.