Known as the ‘Gallopin Greek’, Macris converted to running back his senior year after two years as an average offensive lineman, earning All-State honorable mention in 1939. He was dubbed one of the hardest hitting backs in Nogales history at the time, and the most versatile, paving the way for standout to come, including Hop Bachelier and Arnold Salazar.

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