David “Pete” Hause was born on September 20th, 1944. He played basketball for four seasons from 1959-1962, and is the 3rd leading scorer in Polar Bear History with 1,618 points. He scored a career high 41 points, putting him at 6th all-time for Most Points a Game. His senior year, he scored 636 points, averaging 21.9 points per game, putting him 9th for Most Points a Season and 10th for Highest Average in a Season. Pete led his team to two District Championships in 1960 and 1961.
Hause later went on to coach baseball at Bracken County. He coached 5 seasons from 1991-1995 with a record of 100-43, winning 70% of the games he coached, making him the winningest coach in Bracken County Baseball history. Pete also had a school record 23 wins in 1994, and won four District Championships in 1991, 1992, 1993, and 1994.
In honor of his achievements, David “Pete” Hause was inducted to the 10th Region Hall of Fame in 2005, and the Bracken County Athletic Hall of Fame in 2018.