The University of Akron – Sports Hall of Fame

Formed in 1975, The University of Akron's Sports Hall of Fame recognizes student-athletes, coaches and administrators who have distinguished themselves either by virtue of their outstanding performance on or with a University intercollegiate athletic team. Additionally honored are individuals who have given meritorious service on behalf of University intercollegiate athletics and varsity letterwinners who have had exceptional achievement in their occupational field.

Year listed after each name indicates induction class
* - Denotes deceased

- A -
Abel, Frank - Soccer ‘89
Adams Alex L. - Basketball ‘75*
Adolph, Dave G. - Football ‘80
Adolph, J. Thomas - Baseball ‘77
Aiken, James - Coach ‘81*
Alberts, Mark - Basketball ‘05
Allgood, Howard L. - Track & Field, ‘00
Amison, Isavelt - Football ‘81
Anderson, Randy - Basketball ‘03
Andy, Mike - Football ‘12
Apple, Michael S. - Soccer ‘09
Appleby, David W. - Track ‘75*
Arango, David G. - Football, ‘95
Arko, Louis - Basketball ‘10
Arnold Davis, Pamela - Basketball ‘98
Arrietta, Joann “Joey” - Softball ‘02
Arvay, Lisa - Volleyball / Softball ‘99
Ayers, Fred - Administration ‘79*
Azar, Floyd P. - Football ‘77*

- B -
Bailey, Art - Football ‘78
Bailey Brant, Rebecca - Softball ‘00
Barnes, David - Golf ‘91*
Barnett, Nate - Basketball ‘02
Barton, James - Baseball ‘81
Bauer, Robert - Football ‘88*
Beans Sales, Andrea - Track ‘07
Bednar, Richard - Archery ‘03
Beichly, Russell J. - Coach ‘75*
Beidleman, Jack E. Jr. - Football ‘80
Bender, Ed - Soccer ‘85
Bender, Waldemar - Soccer ‘93
Berentz, Randy N. - Basketball ‘94
Beres, Mark S. - Riflery ‘08
Bezbatchenko, Mark - Swimming ‘89
Bias Pratt, Julie - Softball ‘12
Bierce, Bruce W. “Scotty” - Football ‘75*
Birkbeck, Michael L. - Baseball ‘92
Black, James R. - Football ‘92
Blair, Howard “Red” - Coach ‘77*
Boedicker, Earl O. - Football ‘84*
Boggs, Thomas G. - Football ‘83
Bowles, Cheryl - Basketball ‘11
Boyette, R. Gregory - Golf ‘08
Braccio, Jim - Football ‘90
Britton, John - Basketball ‘94
Brodt, Carl - Basketball ‘85 *
Brown, Virgil - Track ‘83
Brumfield, Dennis - Football ‘92
Brunner, Ford W. III - Soccer ‘83
Bulger, Dr. Charles - Admin ‘78*
Burke, Sean - Soccer ‘05
Burrier Fischer, Stacey - Basketball ‘10
Butowicz, Tony - Football ‘78

- C -
Campbell, Al - Cross-Country ‘79
Case, Richard J. - Football ‘91
Catlin, Felix A. III (Tony) - Tennis ‘00
Cistone, John - Baseball ‘88
Clark, Michael K. - Football ‘96
Cobb, Charles H. - Football ‘94
Cochrane, Kenneth “Red” - Football ‘75*
Cockerham, Steve - Football ‘87
Costigan, Charles J. - Football ‘93*
Crisp, Park “Tumble - Football ‘76*

- D -
Daily, John - Wrestling ‘85
Daum, Carl V. - Football ‘77*
Davis, Sue - Basketball ‘87
Delaney, Ken - Football ‘89*
DeMarco, Tom - Football ‘90
Dennison, James - Coach ‘86
Deo, George E. - Football ‘84
Derr, Zac - Football ‘11
Dienoff, Phil - Track ‘86*
Dombroski, Robert M. - Football ‘06
Donatelli, Paul - Track ‘07
Dreisbach, Ollie - Football ‘79*
Duncan, Dick - Baseball ‘05

- E -
Eberwine, James A. - Riflery ‘83
Edwards, LeShaunte - Track ‘12
Edwards, Tim - Golf ‘85
Engle, Marling “Newt” - Coaching ‘10
English, Matthew W. - Soccer ‘99
Ervin Porter, Judy - Cross Country/Track ‘04
Estey, Russell G. - Basketball ‘77*
Evans, Glenn - Football ‘86
Evans, Thomas H. - Coach ‘75*

- F -
Fenn, Carl L. - Golf ‘98*
Fenton, James “Red” - Basketball ‘77
Fernella Mike - Football ‘78*
Fisher, Frank - Football ‘78*
Fisher, Jeffrey - Baseball ‘06
Fleischer, David - Baseball ‘97
Florin, Ignatius - Football ‘84*
Flossie, Ben - Football ‘79*
Frank, Ken - Track and Field ‘02
Fross, Dave - Coach ‘02
Frye, Harold E. - Football ‘77*

- G -
Gaffney, Derek J. - Soccer ‘00
Garrison Byers, Chris - Volleyball ‘11
Gatsinaris, George B. - Soccer ‘99
Gill, Robert J. - Track ‘01
Glinsky, Ray - Baseball ‘79
Glover, Harvey H. - Basketball ‘93
Godzinski Hardman, Patti - Volleyball ‘06
Golding, Fred - Basketball ‘79
Graham, Andy - Football ‘93
Grant, Wayne - Football ‘97
Greene, Ray - Football ‘85
Griffin, Cletus - Cross-Country ‘83
Gundersen Jones, Lisa - Volleyball ‘91
Guthrie, Peter G. - Wrestling ‘82

- H -
Haley, Art - Football ‘79*
Hall, Allan W. - Coach ‘87
Haluska Richards, Marcy - Volleyball ‘03
Harkins, Harry “Mike” - Basketball ‘75*
Hatch, Mike M. - Football ‘82
Hatherill, Robert E. - Football ‘01
Heckman, Dennis A. - Football, ‘94
Heffelman, Robert - Golf ‘97
Heideman, William N. - Track ‘75*
Heisman, John - Coach ‘86*
Hensal, Earl - Football ‘76*
Henterly, William E. - Track ‘93*
Hodakievic, Al - Football ‘90
Holian, Dave - Football ‘84
Hollish Berghaus, Diane - Basketball ‘09
Holman, Rick - Football ‘13
Holmes, Russell - Football/Basketball ‘96
Horvath, Robert J. - Basketball ‘83
Howell, Shelby L. - Softball ‘08
Huggins, Robert E. - Coach ‘93

- J -
Jackson, Lee R. - Football ‘75*
Jackson, Ray - Cross Country/Track ‘11
Jahant, Charles J. Sr. - Basketball ‘78*
Jakubick, Joseph J. - Basketball ‘93
Jenkins, Hayes - Football ‘76*
Jenkins, Verlin - Football ‘76*
Johnson, Lillbern “Nubs” - Football ‘82*
Johnston, Desmond D. - Soccer ‘09
Jones, Jack E. - Baseball ‘92
Jones, Dr. Jack G. - Riflery ‘04
Jordan Hohl, Kathleen - Softball ‘03
Juergens Evans, Jodi - Volleyball ‘02

- K -
Kelley, Christopher J. - Football ‘99
Kelly, Clarence E. - Football ‘07
Kerkian, Alan A. - Football ‘95
Kesselring, Greg - Wrestling ‘95
Kissner, John - Soccer ‘90
Klaus, Russ - Football ‘12
Knowles, Kim - Basketball ‘89
Knowlton, Art - Basketball ‘76*
Knowlton, John - Basketball ‘87*
Knowlton, William H. - Basketball ‘95*
Kochosky, Neil D. - Soccer ‘96
Kregenow, Edwin L. - Football ‘77*
Krino, Mike - Football ‘76*
Kruppa, Walt - Soccer ‘88
Kungl, Ferdinand “Fritz” - Soccer ‘75

- L -
Lahoski John A. - Football ‘75*
Lake, Jeff - Football ‘13
Larson, Gordon K. - Coach ‘75*
Laterza, Anthony “Tony” - Coach ‘75*
Lautenschlegar, Paul H. - Wrestling ‘91
Lee, Climon - Basketball ‘77
Linton, Jean A. - Riflery ‘80
Lolla, Ken - Coach ‘07
Lomax, Frank - Football ‘87
Lombardi, Don - Baseball ‘11
Long, Edmond E. - Soccer ‘84*
Lopeman, Edward E. - Football ‘94
Lovett, John A. - Track ‘82
Luth, James W. - Track ‘94
Lutsch, John H. - Basketball ‘77*
Lyons, Robert L. - Football ‘05

- M -
MacDonald, Ken - Administration ‘12
Madrin Mathia, Amy - Softball ‘00
Mahan, Fulton - Basketball ‘89*
Maluke, Andrew W. - Football ‘75*
Massarelli, John - Baseball ‘10
Mazzaferro, Joe - Football ‘76*
McCallion, Dan - Cross Country/Track ‘92
McCreary, Jill Dilyard - Volleyball ‘01
McCumiskey Orlando, Katie - Tennis ‘10
McDonald, Patrick J. - Swimming ‘84
McKissick, Roger M. - Track & Field ‘00
McMillan, Robert - Riflery ‘02
Metzger, Kelli - Softball ‘13
Milich, Pete - Soccer ‘78
Millard, Justin M. - Soccer ‘08
Miller, Dick - Football ‘02*
Miller, Harold “Slats” - Basketball ‘79*
Milligan, Kyle - Men's Soccer ‘13
Mohr, William - Basketball ‘94*
Moore, Calvin L. - Basketball ‘92*
Murphy, Dennis J. - Golf ‘98

- N -
Nagy, Fred K. “Fritz - Basketball ‘75*
Nanchoff, George - Soccer ‘86

- O -
O’Connor, Mary “Casey” - Basketball ‘92
O’Hare, Terrence N. - Track ‘95
O’Rourke, Terry - Golf ‘04
Ondecker, George “Dick” - Basketball ‘01
Oser Axner, Christine - Volleyball ‘00

- P -
Pallija, Tony - Football ‘85
Palmer, Clarence A. - Football ‘80*
Papp, Joseph - Football ‘88*
Parker, Steve - Coach ‘04
Parnell, Charles - Football ‘88
Parry, James M. - Soccer ‘95
Parry, W. Stuver - “Stu” - Coach ‘75
Paul, Len - Basketball ‘83
Pendleton, Shaun - Soccer ‘03*
Pereira, Joseph M. - Soccer ‘94
Piper, Kay - Softball ‘94
Pollock, Scott - Baseball ‘02
Porter Ervin, Judy - CC/Track ‘04
Pryear, Ray - Basketball ‘84
Pryor, Ken - Soccer ‘12

- Q -
Quarles, Larry - Basketball ‘97
Queiroga, Joseph L. - Soccer ‘82

- R -
Reese, Bradley J. - Football ‘92
Reeves, Gerald M. - Football ‘77
Ritchie, Nathan - Cross Country ‘97
Rizzo, Wardle, Michelle - CC/Track ‘12
Rockwell, Frank W. - Football ‘82*
Rogers, Virgil - Football ‘89*
Rollyson, Jeffrey S. - Baseball ‘09
Rossi, Marion - Football ‘86*
Roth, Bryan - Basketball ‘99
Rotunda, Ann Marie - Softball ‘05
Rudison, Billy - Football ‘11
Ruff, Dan - Football ‘80
Russell, C. Willard - Football ‘94*
Russo, Mario - Football ‘76

- S -
Sada, Steve - Baseball ‘07
Sapronetti, Richard L. - Track ‘98
Schoch, Eric E. - Football ‘91
Schutz, Donald E. - Football ‘93
Schwarzinger, Wilhelm - Basketball ‘92
Scott, Roderick - Football ‘07
Scruggs, Gene - Football ‘79
Seals, Darrington - Football ‘89
Sefton, Fred S. - Coach ‘75*
Semester, James S. - Football ‘98
Serves, Sam - Basketball ‘81*
Sir Louis, Vern - Basketball ‘88*
Sloan, Jerry - Basketball ‘88
Smith, Bob - Basketball ‘85
Smith, Christi - Track ‘10
Smith Groubert, Dawn-Cross Country ‘98
Smith, Harry “Doc” - Coach-Trainer ‘90*
Sparkhawk, Wilson - Football ‘85*
Spelling Simon C. - Soccer ‘98
Spessard, Carl - Football ‘84*
Stevens, William E. - Basketball ‘80
Stevenson, Allan J. - Golf ‘06
Sturgeon, Bill - Football ‘79 *
Surina Lucius, Patty - Softball ‘06
Swertfager, Bill - Baseball ‘96
Swigart, Clarence M. - Football ‘83*

- T -
Terrell Jr., William - Track ‘13
Thompson, Frank - Basketball ‘86
Tomkinson,Leroy“Tommy”- Basketball ‘76*
Torma, Rose Marie - Softball ‘97
Toth, Ed - Football ‘81
Travis, John - Football ‘04
Tsaloff, Carl - Football ‘78*
Turner, Billy - Basketball ‘76
Turner, Richard - Track ‘87*
Turner Payton, Toreeda - Basketball ‘96

- U -
Ulrich, Ronald A. - Football ‘96

- V -
Vance Crookston, Dani - Softball ‘93
Van Horn, Mark - Football ‘88
Varga Stupczy, Mary - Track ‘13
Vaughn, Henry V. “Hank” - Basketball ‘75*
Verdon, John - Football ‘04
Viebranz, Deann L. - Softball ‘95
Vojtko, Jeff - Track ‘04

- W -
Wahl, Frank “Whitey” - Football ‘76
Waldsmith, Ralph “Fats” - Football ‘78*
Walker, Robert “Bobby” - Basketball ‘78*
Wargo, Frank “Doc” - Football ‘78*
Webb, Wyatt - Coach ‘81*
Weber-Peters, Linda - Softball ‘01
Wentz, Edward - Basketball ‘75*
Wetherbee, George - Cross Country ‘80
Whaley, Bob - Basketball ‘81*
Wiener, John - Track ‘86
Wilfong, William G. - Wrestling ‘89
Willyard, Eldrid G. - Basketball ‘91*
Wilson, Edward L. - Basketball ‘90*
Williams, Don - Basketball ‘78
Winters, Paul - Football ‘89
Witwer, Frank C. - Football ‘91*
Wolfe, Earl E. - Basketball ‘91*
Wood, David E. - Basketball ‘99*
Wormald, Larry - Wrestling ‘87
Wozniak Dunlay, Laura - Track ‘09
Wrigley, David W. - Baseball ‘99

- Y -
Young, Charles R. - Cross Country ‘90
Young, Dave J. - Baseball ‘82

- Z -
Zazula, Frank A. - Football ‘75*
Zemla, Joseph M. - Football ‘77*
Zimmerman, Guy “Red” - Football ‘76*
Zwisler, Don - Football ‘81