Theodore “Teddy” Cachampis was born on May 23, 1956, and baptized at Annunciation Cathedral of Chicago.
After moving to the Southside in 1963 he was enrolled at Koraes Elementary School at St. Constantine & Helen. Later he attended George Washington and Mt. Caramel High School.
Ted played basketball from 1967-1982 for St. Constantine & Helen in Palos Hills, Illinois. He was a teammate of two fellow inductees, Jim Apostolos and Nick Giannoules.
Currently, Ted is married to Cheryl and the proud father of four children attending St. Nicholas Parish in Oak Lawn, Illinois.
Some personal thoughts from Teddy: “I appreciate being recognized by the NHIBT Committee. Their efforts to keep Greek basketball alive and thriving should be applauded. I am honored to be inducted into the Hall of Fame along with two of my teammates.