Hall of Fame Inductees

Barry Cross

A 1972 graduate of El Dorado High School and an All Ark Valley League Baseball player, Barry Cross has a fine list of accomplishments. He was a member of the 1971, 1972 and 1973 American Legion teams and two of those years (1972 and 1973) the team finished as State Runners-up. In 1973, he was named as the State Tournament Most Valuable Player. Also in 1973, he played in the American Legion All-Star Series for the West Team.

Following his Legion play, Barry moved on to college baseball. He played for Kansas Wesleyan University and in 1967, was honored with the Dean Evans Award. He was also selected by his teammates as the Most Valuable Player that year.


The Baseball Hall of Fame is open by appointment by calling Sam Leben at 316-321-2357, El Dorado Parks Department at 316-322-4975 or El Dorado Recreation Department at 316-321-9100.


El Dorado Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum
210 N. Griffith
El Dorado, KS 67042

United States