Besides growing up in the hometown of Forrest "Hick" Cady, William Dowell is an assistant professor of sociology at Heartland Community College in Normal, Illinois. His greatest baseball accomplishment has been teaching his sons, Will and Christian, the beauty of the Wiffle ball curve. With his wife Stacia, William and his sons trek to Wrigley Field each year to root, root, root, for the home team. During the summer William also plays for the Rock Springs Ground Squirrels vintage base ball team.
SABR BioProject biographies written by William Dowell