Hastings great Bob McNamara dies
Hastings native Bob McNamara has passed away. He was 82 years old.
McNamara was a standout football player at Hastings High School and went on to play for the University of Minnesota. He was their MVP in 1954.
McNamara was drafted by the Cleveland Browns, played in the CFL, and then played with the Denver Broncos of the AFL.
He then became a tireless booster for the University of Minnesota, raising countless dollars to support the university and its athletics.