Utah State Athletics Hall of Fame Banquet is Friday, Sept. 13
Monday, Sep. 09, 2013
An induction ceremony and dinner honoring Utah State Athletics’ 11th Hall of Fame Class is Friday, Sept. 13 at 6 p.m., at the Riverwoods Conference Center in Logan. Cost of the banquet is $35 per person and reservations can be made by contacting the USU Athletics Department at (435) 797-1850 or by registering online. The reservation deadline is noon, Sept. 12.
The 2013 inductees will also be recognized in conjunction with Utah State’s home football game against Weber State on Saturday, Sept. 14 at 6 p.m.
The 2013 Class includes Candy Cashell, USU’s first female track All-American; Jim Laub, a life-long contributor of Aggie Athletics; Jimmy Moore, one of the best Aggie basketball players ever; Corey Murdock, one of just two track athletes in school history to earn All-American honors at least four times; Roy Shivers, an All-American running back; and Jim Turner, an outstanding quarterback and kicker.
A total of 75 individuals and three teams have now been inducted into the Utah State Athletics Hall of Fame. The Hall of Fame was founded in 1993 with 12 initial members, followed by eight members in 1994 and seven in 1995. The addition inductees was then stopped until 2006 when five more individuals were added, followed by six recipients in 2007, five in 2008 to go along with the first-ever team inducted, seven in 2009, six in 2010, five in 2011 plus two more national championship teams, eight in 2012 and six inductees in 2013.
Located inside the Steve Mothersell Hall of Honor, the Utah State Athletics Hall of Fame gives fans the opportunity to view biographical information and watch videos on each of the inducted members. Both the Hall of Fame and the Hall of Honor are located inside the Jim and Carol Laub Athletics-Academics Complex at the north end of Romney Stadium.
Contact: Doug Hoffman, (435) 797-3714