The Tom Ellis Athletic Memorial Foundation is pleased to announce it will again be hosting the Covington Public Schools Athletic Hall of Fame induction ceremony and celebration for the fifth year in a row. The event will take place from 6 to 9 p.m., Saturday, March 25, 2017 at the Radisson Cincinnati Riverfront. The evening will include the induction of thirteen athletes and two coaches into our Hall of Fame, along with dinner, dessert, a cash bar, souvenir program, raffle, and silent auction. Approximately 300 alumni and community leaders are expected to attend.
This year’s inductees include:
Ron Bertsch, Holmes Coach
Lenny Ferguson, Holmes Coach
Joe Childress, Holmes Class of 1952
Phil Davis, Holmes Class of 1979
Robert Graves, William Grant Class of 1960
Davana Gulley Herron, Holmes Class of 1997
Austin Hill, Holmes Class of 2007
Vonda Jump Norman, Holmes Class of 1984
Allison McCarthy, Holmes Class of 1993
Paul McKee, Holmes Class of 1963
Gene Parton, Holmes Class of 1961
Ralph Simpson, Holmes Class of 1969
Tom Yeager, Holmes Class of 1963
Tickets for the dinner and awards ceremony are $50. Tickets will not be sold at the door and should be reserved by March 22nd. For more information or to purchase tickets, call Gary Huhn at 859-292-3965.
Sponsorships and donations are also being accepted for the event. Any person or company wishing to buy or sponsor a table or make a donation for the silent auction and/or raffle should contact Diana Siffel at 859-816-9077 or firstname.lastname@example.org or Ed Pelley at 859-689-5353.
We look forward to another evening of recognizing some of Covington Public Schools’ best and brightest. We appreciate your support and look forward to seeing you on March 25.