OWENSBORO, Ky. (Oct. 9, 2012) – Tickets for Kentucky Wesleyan College’s inaugural Athletic Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony on Saturday, Feb. 23 at 9:30 a.m. CT in the Woodward Health and Recreation Center may be purchased at the Athletic Office or by calling 270-852-3330.
Tickets are $25 per person or $200 for a table of eight. Individuals who purchase a table also receive four tickets to a private reception with the inductees at the President Turner’s home on Friday, Feb. 22, at 7 p.m. The Saturday event starts with a social at 9:30, followed by brunch and induction ceremony at 10.
Deadline to purchase tickets is Monday, Feb. 18.
The inaugural class are athletes Jill Burness Stowe (volleyball/basketball), Rod Drake (basketball), Melody Lesher Medley (tennis), Sam Smith (basketball), Ty Stauffer (soccer), Dallas Thornton (basketball) and George Tinsley (basketball); coaches Ray Harper (basketball) and Robert ‘Bullet’ Wilson (baseball, basketball, golf, tennis and director of athletics); plus longtime KWC mentor A.J. Smith (NFL Executive) and Voice of the Panthers for 52 years Joel Utley.
The Hall of Fame class will also be honored at halftime of the KWC-Bellarmine men's basketball contest that evening.