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James Malayter, M.D.
2011-12 Hall of Fame
Football, 1962-1965, Team Physician 1983-2007
James Malayter, M.D.


A fixture around the Valparaiso University sports medicine program for more than two decades, James Malayter, M.D., served as the Crusaders’ team physician for all of the University’s sports teams, and would routinely be found on the road with the basketball programs, especially at the Mid-Continent Conference Tournaments. 

Malayter is a 1966 graduate of Valparaiso University where he played football for four seasons.  He was a member of the Crusaders’ 1964 Indiana Collegiate Conference championship team. 

Malayter went on to become an orthopedic surgeon and was the president of Lakeshore Bone and Joint Institute until his retirement in 2007.

2011-12 Hall of Fame
Dr. Homer DrewMen's Basketball Coach, 1988-2002, 2003-2011
Katie (Bova) HoffmanVolleyball, 2002-2005
James Malayter, M.D.Football, 1962-1965, Team Physician 1983-2007
Lauren (Moulton) MarshallVolleyball, 2002-2005
Tom SmithBasketball, 1962-1966, Men’s Basketball Coach, 1980-1988
Russ SteinbeckBaseball, 1964-1967
M Soccer Lake Forest Brown Field
Aug 23, 11:00 a.m. Valpo
M Soccer Lewis Brown Field
Aug 25, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
Football Valpo Macomb, Ill.
Aug 28, 6:00 p.m. Western Illinois
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 29, 3:00 p.m. Wofford
M Soccer Valpo Raleigh, N.C.
Aug 29, 6:00 p.m. North Carolina State
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 30, 2:00 p.m. Campbell
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 30, 6:00 p.m. North Carolina Central
M Soccer Valpo Davidson, N.C.
Aug 31, 3:00 p.m. Davidson
Volleyball IUPUI ARC
Sep 3, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 5, 10:00 a.m. UMKC
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 5, 5:00 p.m. Stephen F. Austin
W CC Crusader Open Sunset Hills Farm
Sep 5, 5:00 p.m.
M CC Crusader Open Sunset Hills Farm
Sep 5, 5:45 p.m.
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 6, 2:00 p.m. South Dakota State
Football Saint Joseph's (Ind.) Brown Field
Sep 6, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
M Soccer Valpo Indianapolis, Ind.
Sep 9, 6:00 p.m. Butler