Arthur Saft, president of American Discount Tire & Service in Turnersville, N.J., will be inducted into the Atlantic City High School (Atlantic City, N.J.) baseball class of 1963 Hall of Fame.
Saft was a pitcher for the South Jersey Group IV team which won the state championship in 1963. He was 11-0 and had an ERA of .45. Saft went on to pitch for Temple University and graduated in 1967.
He has been with American Discount Tire & Service for 30 years. Before that he was vice president of Laramie Tire in Norristown, Pa., for over 15 years and prior to that he was the private brand sales coordinator for Lee Tire & Rubber in Conshohocken, Pa. (a wholly-owned subsidiary of Goodyear Tire & Rubber).
The Hall of Fame induction ceremony will take place on Sunday, May 21, at Atlantic City High at 11 a.m. with a reception to follow.