A Jesuit College Preparatory Experience
Athletics
Hall of Fame

James L. Mooney '24 (1985)

Football

"Big Jim" Mooney was the outstanding member of a trio of athletic brothers at Loyola Academy. He captained the Chicago All-Catholic Football Team in 1923 and holds the record for the longest punt, 85 yards. He was an All-American at Georgetown and played for the New York Giants in the NFL. Jim was killed in action in France in 1944.
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