UMES athletics now accepting nominations for Hall of Fame

  • Wednesday, October 5, 2011

    PRINCESS ANNE, MD.-(Oct. 4, 2011) University of Maryland Eastern Shore's Department of Athletics is now accepting applications for the Hall of Fame, Class of 2012.  Inductions of the 2012 Hall of Fame class will be affiliated with the university's Homecoming, the week of February 20, 2012.

    "We want to recognize all deserving Hawks who competed athletically," said Keith Davidson, director of athletics.  "The Hall of Fame committee wants to look at all Hawks worthy of this great honor and wants our fans, friends, alumnus and supporters to fill out a nomination form; then the committee can look at the pool of applicants and make the best selections based on the criteria they have set forth."

    Nominations are due Nov., 30.  Forms are located on the athletic website by visiting www.umeshawks.com or by calling 410-651-6496.

    Ticket prices will be posted on the website in the near future.  The induction banquet will be held on Feb. 24, beginning with a reception from 6-7 p.m. in the Student Services Center Ballroom; the ceremony immediately follows.

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    Contact G. Stan Bradley, associate director of athletics for external affairs & media relations, UMES, 410-651-6499,gsbradley@umes.edu.