Class of 1944
Inducted in 2008
Cappel was inducted into the SHSAA Packer Sports Greats in 2008.
Cappel earned three letters in football and won 1942 and 1943 All-City honors. After graduation he played football for Drake University as a freshman.
He coached football at Wymore Public High School and was a member of the Omaha Fire Department from 1948 to 1982.