ASU Mourns the Loss of Former Football Player John Torok
May 18, 2007
John Torok, former starting quarterback at
Torok lettered at ASU during from 1963-64, serving as the Sun Devils' starting quarterback both seasons, with ASU compiling a 16-3 record during that span. One of the finest passing quarterbacks to play under legendary head coach Frank Kush, Torok set ASU records of 251 completions for 2,356 yards and 20 touchdowns in 1964, all of which would stand until Danny White began his career at ASU nearly a decade later.
Playing as a 6-2, 195-pounder, Torok set a Sun Devil record with 219 passing yards against
Funeral services will be held Saturday, May 19 from 1-7 p.m. at
In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made in John's memory to the American Heart Assn. (americanheart.org) or the Sun Angel Foundation (sunangelfoundation.org).
John Torok's Obituary (azcentral.com)