September 4, 2012

TTU Sports Hall of Fame Class of 2012 to include four inductees


COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Three former student-athletes who ranked among the very best in their sports, and one of the Athletic Department’s most successful coaches, are the four people who will be enshrined into the Tennessee Tech Sports Hall of Fame in November as the school honors its athletic legacy with the 38th annual induction ceremony.

The 2012 Hall of Fame Class will be honored during Homecoming weekend, Nov. 2-3. The induction will take place at the Hall of Fame Dinner Friday evening, and the group will also recognized at the Homecoming football game Saturday, Nov. 3, against Eastern Illinois.

Two of the former athletes to be honored come from the football program, and one is from the women’s basketball team. The coach selected headed up the Tech men’s and women’s tennis teams. This year’s inductees are:

In-depth information on each of the four inductees will be announced in October as the ceremony approaches.

Tickets to the Hall of Fame Dinner and the Homecoming football game are available by calling (931) 372-3940, or through the Athletics ticket office in Eblen Center. Reservations must be made for the dinner, and tickets are $25 each.