Penguins enter the Hall of Fame
For Immediate Release
January 31, 2017
High-resolution photos of honorees available upon request.
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Hannah Erickson, Communications & Marketing
Clark College Athletics to honor Hall of Fame inductees on February 4
VANCOUVER, Wash. – On Saturday, February 4, the Athletics Department at Clark College will hold the annual Clark College Athletics Hall of Fame banquet and induction ceremony at 6 p.m. in the Penguin Union Building. The banquet and ceremony will take place after the women’s and men’s basketball games that day, which start at 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. respectively. The inductees will also be introduced during halftime of the men’s game.
This year’s honorees are:
- Kalani Rodrigues ‘03 (Track & Field, posthumous) was a three-time NWAACC Champion in the 400, 4x100, and 4x400. More than $70,000 has been raised in his memory for the K-Rod Scholarship for student athletes.
- Beth Hamrick Graves ‘95 (Women’s Basketball) led her team to a West Region Championship in 1995. Currently still holds the NWAC record with 29.3 points per game in the NWAC Championship Tournament.
- The 1968 Baseball Team were Washington State Community College Champions, as well as Western Division Champions with a 16-10 season finish.
For more information on this event, please access the Hall of Fame link at http://www.clarkpenguins.com/sports/2015/10/14/2016%20HALL%20OF%20FAME.aspx . Individuals can also register online by February 3 at https://www.clarkcollegefoundation.org/hallfame2017/ . Tickets are $25.00 per person.
Anyone needing accommodation due to a disability in order to fully participate in this event should contact Clark College's Disability Support Services Office at 360-992-2314 or 360-991-0901 (VP), or visit Penguin Union Building room 013 as soon as possible.