Fr. Dunstan Tucker, OSB '25

1974 Fr. Walter Reger Distinguished Alumnus
Saint John's monk, professor, dean and coach

Fr. Dunstan TuckerFr. Dunstan Tucker, OSB, valued the development of the Saint John's University student as a whole person: he nurtured their spiritual life as a priest; he challenged their minds as Dante scholar and academic dean; he molded their athletic abilities as head baseball coach, winning conference championships in the 1930s and the 1960s. Co-author of Scoreboard, the history of Johnnie athletics, Fr. Dunstan stayed in touch over the years with scores of his former students and ball players.