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April 23, 2014

TVCC accepting nominations for Hall of Fame

Athens — Nominations for the 2014 induction class for the Cardinal Hall of Fame are currently being accepted at Trinity Valley Community College.

The nomination deadline is Monday, May 5.

The hall of fame, created in 2008, is a recognition program designed to honor former student athletes, coaches and contributors to the athletic department who have exhibited exceptional ability and performance in their selected field of athletics and have represented TVCC in an exemplary manner.

To be considered for the honor, nominees must meet the following eligibility requirements:

• Participation for at least one year as a player on an intercollegiate athletics team at TVCC or five years as a coach at TVCC. (Exception: The five-year requirement for a coach is waived if coach won a national championship); and

• A period of at least five years between last date at TVCC as a full-time student-athlete or coach. (Exception: The period of at least five years between the last date at TVCC as a coach is waived upon retirement); and

• Must commit to attending induction ceremony/events upon being notified of selection to Hall of Fame.

If unable to commit, selection will be withdrawn and considered in the future.

As many as five nominees from 1970-to-present will be selected for induction and as many as two from prior to 1970.

To date, 41 and the 1989 cheerleading squad have been inducted into the shrine.

Nomination forms are available at the Athletic Office, located in Cardinal Gym.

Nominations are also being accepted online at http://www.tvcc.edu/Hall-of-Fame/files/HOF-Nomination-form-2014.pdf.

The 2014 induction class will be selected in the summer and the induction ceremony is scheduled Saturday, Oct. 18.

For more information, contact Benny Rogers at 903-675-6322.

— TVCC Sports Information

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