Nominations being accepted for Waubonseeâ€™s Athletic Hall of Fame
SUGAR GROVEâ€”Waubonsee Community College is accepting applications for the Chiefsâ€™ Athletic Hall of Fame. Inductees will be honored at the schoolâ€™s year-ending Athletic Banquet on May 11, 2010. Individuals or groups can be nominated for induction beginning Oct. 12, 2009. Nomination forms are available online by going to www.waubonsee.edu/athletics or through Waubonseeâ€™s Athletic Office on the collegeâ€™s Sugar Grove Campus. Nominations can be submitted until Feb. 1, 2010.
Inductees will then be determined by a selection committee representing Waubonseeâ€™s staff, administration and former Waubonsee student-athletes. Nominated athletes must be five years removed from competing for Waubonsee. Nominees will fall into one of five categories: administrators, faculty and staff; athletes; coaches; community supporters; and specific teams. Criteria for induction varies based on the category of nominee, but includes involvement in sports, dedication to Waubonsee, athletic successes, years at Waubonsee, and contributions to the community or career accomplishments earned after leaving Waubonsee. Hall of Fame selections will be announced the week of April 5, 2010. For more information, please contact the Waubonsee Athletic Department at 630-466-2524.