|Herbert T. Fitch has been associated with lacrosse as a player, coach and official for over 45 years.
At Geneva High School he won four varsity letters before attending nearby Hobart College. From 1938-1942 Fitch was selected as a First Team All-American selection on attack during his junior and senior years. He participated in the annual North-South Game in 1942. In later years, Fitch was a First Team Selection on Laurie Cox's All-Time All-American Team.
After a 4-year stint in the U S. Marine Corps, Fitch embarked upon a new role as a high school and collegiate official - a career that spanned over 20 years.
Recently, Fitch functioned as assistant coach of the Penn Yan High School from 1976-1978.
Herbert Fitch is President of the Fitch Oil Company in Penn Yan, New York.