Grambling State University 1963 Vintage Ballcap
Description: Authentic reproduction of the original 1963 Grambling State University ballcap. Hand-sewn from genuine wool baseball cloth. This cap is built to last a lifetime.
- Made in the USA
- Genuine black wool broadcloth, athletic gold felt "G"
- Standard visor with green satin under visor
- Vintage hair cloth backed buckram crown
- Satin taping with cotton sweatband
- Adjustable sizes come with leather strap and antiqued brass closure
- Item #: GRM63C
History: Ralph "Road Runner" Garr made a big impact his sophomore year helping the Tigers win the Southwestern Conference Championship in 1964. In his career, Garr led Grambling to a 103-11 record, highlighted by a 33-1 record and a third place finish at the 1967 NAIA baseball championship. Garr would set an NAIA batting record hitting .582 as a Senior before a successful 12 year Major League career mostly with the Atlanta Braves. Grambling State is a historically black university (HBCU) located in Grambling, Louisiana. The Tigers currently play in the Western Division of the Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC). Home games are played at Wilbert Ellis Field in Ralph Waldo Emerson Jones Park. "Where everybody is somebody!"