Erected 1951 by the Milwaukee Sentinel
PATRICK J. "PAT" ODEA
Born in Melbourne, Australia, he became one of the greatest all around kickers of American college football. He was Wisconsin's "kicking kangaroo" as their full-back on the 1897 to 1899 teams. Scored a field goal with a 62 yard drop-kick against North Western. November 15, 1898.
Wikipedia: Pat Odea
The Guardian (March 7, 2014): The forgotten story of . . . Patrick O'Dea
Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame
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