Hartnell announces its 2018 Athletics Hall of Fame inductees

Publish Date: 
May 18, 2018

Hartnell announces its 2018 Athletics Hall of Fame Inductees

Fifteen to be honored on November 3

 

SALINAS, Calif. – Hartnell Community College District is proud to announce the Athletics Hall of Fame Class of 2018 to be inducted at a luncheon on Saturday, November 3, 2018 at 411 Central Avenue in Salinas, California.  This will be the sixth annual event.

“It is truly an honor to welcome back and recognize those individuals and teams who have left their marks on Hartnell athletics during its extraordinary history of success,” said Superintendent/President, Dr. Willard Lewallen.

Hartnell College has a rich athletic tradition and a long history of success that spans over the past 82 years, producing well over 8,500 student-athletes who have not only achieved success in athletics, but also in the classroom and in life. The 2018 Athletics Hall of Fame Inductees are:

Student-Athletes

Tyrone Ward, Track & Field/Football

Kendric Brooks, Basketball

Cesar Baltazar, Soccer

Staci Raine, Volleyball/Softball/Track & Field

Cristina Serrano, Track & Field/Cross Country

Mike Grim, Football

Bill Maker*, Football

Marv Anderson, Track & Field

 

Volunteers/Supporters

Jim Silveria*, Announcer

Gordon Ray, Announcer

*posthumous

Coaches

Jim Forkum, Basketball

Mike Garibaldi, Swim/Water Polo

 

Teams

1981 Rodeo

1994-95 Men’s Basketball

1998 Women’s Cross Country

“Many tears and smiles were shared at the past events by the teams and individuals receiving the prestigious honor,” shared Director of Athletics, Dan Teresa.  “Hall of Fame has become a homecoming tradition for alumni and their families.”

After the luncheon and ceremony, a wall with the inductees’ plaques will be unveiled in the Gymnasium. Later that afternoon at 6:00 p.m., the inductees will be introduced during half-time at Rabobank Stadium where Hartnell Football will face Los Medanos College.

For more information about the induction, call 831-755-6810 or email Ashton Clarke at aclarke@hartnell.edu

Hartnell Community College District – established in 1920

The Hartnell CCD serves over 17,000 students annually through its main campus in Salinas, the Alisal Campus in East Salinas, the King City Education Center, and various outreach learning centers throughout the Salinas Valley. Hartnell College, a Hispanic Serving Institution, provides associate degree and certificate programs, workforce-training, courses in basic skills, and prepares students for transfer to four-year colleges and universities. Hartnell College is recognized for its innovative public and private partnerships that support world-class education for STEM, career technical education, fine and performing arts, humanities/social sciences, nursing/healthcare, and athletics. We are proud to be the winners of the 2015 Innovation Award for CSin3 – a Computer Science bachelor’s degree in three years.  We are growing leaders through opportunity, engagement, and achievement. For more about Hartnell CCD, visit www.hartnell.edu.                                                      ###