John Brogle
John Brogle
Full Name:  John Mark Brogle
     Died:  January 15, 2006 in St. Petersburg, Fl

FSU Career
Cross Country
Year  Hgt  Wgt  Cl  Ltr  Hometown
1965  6-3  173  Sr   *   Saint Petersburg                        
Track & Field
Year  Pos     Hgt  Wgt  Cl  Ltr  Hometown
64-65 MD      6-3  173  Jr   *   Saint Petersburg                
65-66 MD      6-3  173  Sr   *   Saint Petersburg                

From the Tallahassee Democrat
January 19, 2006
John Mark Brogle John Mark Brogle, 61, of Okinawa, Japan, and a retired educator and coach, died Sunday, Jan. 15, 2006, in St. Petersburg. The service will be at 10:45 a.m. EST Monday at St. Paul's Catholic Church in St. Petersburg. Taylor Family Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Pinellas Park (727-545-9858) is handling arrangements. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 241 John Knox Road, Tallahassee, FL 32303.

John was born in Cincinnati and moved to St. Petersburg in 1948. He received his bachelor's degree from Florida State University, where he lettered in track. He received his master's degree from the University of South Florida. He coached and was vice principal at St. Petersburg Catholic (formerly Bishop Barry) for 10 years. He moved back to Tallahassee in 1976, where he taught at FSU and coached cross-country and track. In 1985, John moved overseas to teach at Department of Defense schools and lived in Italy and Germany and spent the last 13 years living in Okinawa. He was a member of the FSU Varsity Club and Florida Track and Field Hall of Fame and was an avid golfer, devoted husband and loving father. Survivors include his loving wife of 39 years, Margaret of Okinawa; a daughter, Kimberly of Tallahassee; a son, John Mark Jr. (and wife Bonnie) of Jacksonville; his mother, Barbara Brogle of St. Petersburg; two brothers, Dr. James (and wife Barbara) and David (and wife Jaime); two sisters, Barbara LaBar and Juanita Mullaney (and husband Michael); a host of nieces, nephews and cousins; and many devoted friends from all over the world. He was preceded in death by his father, David James, and a brother, Thomas.

FSU Statistics
Cross Country
   Date    Opponent/Meet                  Distance         Place   Time   Points
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            1965 Season
09/18/1965 PENSACOLA CC                   3.5 Miles           8  20:16        8
09/25/1965 SOUTH FLORIDA                  4-Mile              4               4
Track & Field
   Date    Opponent/Meet                  Event                         Place      Results       Points
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            1965 Season
03/06/1965 MIAMI                          880-Yard Run                    2                        3
03/13/1965 FURMAN                         880-Yard Run                    1    1:59.4              5
04/02/1965 AUBURN                         880-Yard Run                    1    1:55.1              5
04/05/1965 SOUTH CAROLINA                 880-Yard Run                    3                        1
04/10/1965 FLORIDA                        880-Yard Run                    2                        3
            1966 Season
02/26/1966 JESUIT CHAMPIONSHIP            880-Yard Run                    3    1:55.6              3
03/05/1966 MIAMI                          880-Yard Run                    1    1:57.1              5
03/19/1966 SOUTHERN ILLINOIS              880-Yard Run                    2    1:53.5              3
03/28/1966 TENNESSEE                      880-Yard Run                    1    1:54.4              5
04/02/1966 AUBURN                         440-Yard Dash                   3      49.5              1
04/09/1966 FLORIDA                        880-Yard Run                    1    1:53.2              5