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Theodore Kukowski '49

Theodore Kukowski '49

Theodore Kukowski - Class of 1949
Football, Basketball, Baseball
Inducted 2018

Theodore "Ted" Kukowski was a three sport athlete who lettered in football, basketball, and baseball during his two years at Bullis. As a member of the football team, he was on the 1947 co-championship Bullis Prep team that beat both the Navy and Army plebe teams. Ted was voted the Bullis Outstanding Athlete in 1949 after being a captain of the football team, a consistent team leader in points of the basketball team, and strong leader for the baseball team.

Following his career at Bullis, Ted went on to play three years of football at Syracuse University, following one year at the United States Naval Academy. At Syracuse, he was named the team's Most Valuable Player in 1953 and was named to the All-Eastern Team by the writers association. Following his senior season, he was drafted by the National Football League to the New York Giants.