Ron Oester

Ron Oester

Do you remember Ron Oester? Ron Oester graduated in 1974 and was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 2013.

Ron Oester participated in the following sports:
Baseball
Basketball
Swimming

Ron Oester won letters for Baseball in 1972, 1973, 1974; Basketball in 1972, Swimming in 1974 and was a member of Sigma Gamma.

In 1974, Ron was drafted in the 9th round by the Cincinnati Reds and played 13 years in the majors with the Reds from 1978-1990. In 1988, he was honored with the National League’s Hutch Award for a spirit and competitiveness exemplified by Fred Hutchinson. Ron was a member of the 1990 World Series Champions hitting .299 for the year.

From 1991-2001, he held positions as a coach, instructor and manager in the Reds minor league system. Ron spent 21 years with the Reds.