A photograph of Springfield College head baseball coach being presented with a rocking chair at his retirement, May 5, 1996. The presentation was made at Home Base on the Springfield College Baseball field. The chair is on home base with the players and coaches ranged around it. Roys stands looking at the chair with his hands in his back pockets. The umpire and the opposing team can be seen behind near first base. On the back of the photograph it says, "SC baseball players presented retiring coach Charlie Roys with a chair prior to his final home game May 5 against UMass-Dartmouth."
Text and images are owned, held, or licensed by Springfield College and are available for personal, non-commercial, and educational use, provided that ownership is properly cited. A credit line is required and should read: Courtesy of Springfield College, Babson Library, Archives and Special Collections. Any commercial use without written permission from Springfield College is strictly prohibited. Other individuals or entities other than, and in addition to, Springfield College may also own copyrights and other propriety rights. The publishing, exhibiting, or broadcasting party assumes all responsibility for clearing reproduction rights and for any infringement of United States copyright law.
Contact host institution for more information.
Chuck Roys was Head coach of the Springfield College men's baseball team for 18 seasons from 1979-1996. He finished his career with an overall record of 323 wins, 295 losses, and 5 ties, a winning percentage of .522.