Nominations for Wildcat Hall of Fame now open
Nominations for the 2013 class of the Wildcat Hall of Fame will be accepted from Jan. 10 through Feb. 10.
Nomination categories include Athlete, Coach, Distinguished Citizen, Legacy, and Team. Nomination forms can be found online at www.rfhalloffame.org or can be picked up in the high school activities office. Selections will be announced in April and the induction banquet will take place Friday, Aug. 2, at Kilkarney Hills Golf Club.
A candidate for induction into the Wildcat Hall of Fame must satisfy the qualifications in one of the following categories within the past fifty (50) years:
Athletic and Personal Achievement: A former River Falls High School athlete who performed with excellence. Must be a graduate and out of school for at least ten (10) years. Nominees must be, or have been, a credit to family, country, and River Falls. The inductee may be either living or deceased.
Coaches: A nominee must have been a former or present coach who has distinguished himself/herself by demonstrating exceptional leadership, character, and athletic achievement during his/her tenure at River Falls. The inductee may be either living or deceased.
Distinguished Citizen Award: A person who has been a loyal and devoted supporter of River Falls Athletics. The inductee may be either living or deceased.
Legacy Award: A person who meets any of the above criteria prior to the last fifty (50) years. The inductee may be either living or deceased.
Team Award: A team that demonstrated historic accomplishments in the field of competition while displaying great team character and sportsmanship. The season must have taken place 10 or more years ago.