The selection committee for the second annual Vernonia High School Athletic Hall of Fame met on Tuesday, March 3rd and selected the group that will be inducted for this year. Those that were nominated, but did not get selected, will be kept on file for further consideration in future years. This is the second year of the Hall of Fame and will continue to be an annual event in the coming years.
The event will take place on Saturday, April 4th at the Cedar Ridge Complex and is open to the public. The event will start at 6:00 PM with a no host bar and social time, dinner will be at 6:30 and the induction ceremony will start after that. Tickets may be purchased at the door for $15.00.
This year’s group to be inducted are:
Gary Davis Graduated in 1969 Two time State High Jump Champion
Ken Nanson Graduated in 1954 All State Basketball, OSU Basketball
Steve Wolf Graduated in 1994 Two time State Wrestling Champion
Tarah Pond Graduated in 1995 Two time League MVP Volleyball
Tim McLeod Graduated in 1980 All State Football
Sheri Hiveley Graduated in 1980 Two time State place winner in Track
Brent Thompson Graduated in 2007 All State Football
Boys Basketball 1976-77, 1977-78 Two time State Champions
Evelyn Holce Graduated in 1943 Community Supporter