Thursday, January 24, 2013
Nominate a distinguished graduate of University City High School.
Do you know someone who should be in the Hall of Fame. If so, the School District of University City is seeking your nomination. The University City High School Hall of Fame nomination period for 2013 ends at 4:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 25. Official nomination forms are available at www.ucityschools.org and should be mailed to the attention of the Hall of Fame Committee, University City High School,
7401 Balson Ave. University City, MO 63130. According to the school's web site, the district is soliciting nominations for inductees in all fields, including, but not limited to, business, science, medicine, research, athletics, literature and art. Nominees must have graduated from University City High School at least 10 years prior to nomination…
Saturday, January 19, 2013
The St. Louis Cardinal icon and baseball hall of fame outfielder passed away Saturday night.
Stan Musial, a giant in the St. Louis community and the baseball world for more than half a century, died Saturday at his home in Ladue. "Stan the Man passed peacefully at home at 5:45 pm tonight of natural causes. Life will never be the same without baseball's perfect knight," his grandson, Brian Musial Schwarze said via Twitter Saturday evening. Musial was 92 and had been in poor health in recent years. Musial, who entered baseball's Hall of Fame in 1969, played 22 years for the St. Louis Cardinals, amassing 3,630 hits and 24 All-Star Game appearances in a career full of superlatives. Said the Cardinals in posting word of Musial's death: Musial, father of three daughters and a son, was unpretentious, untroubled, friendly and folksy. The…
Wednesday, January 9, 2013
The Baseball Writers Association of America will announce 2013 Hall of Fame Class at 1 p.m. on the MLB Network. St. Louis and Missouri are home to several Hall of Fame baseball players. And Florissant even has a few that call the city home.
St. Louis Post-Dispatch Hall of Fame baseball writer Rick Hummel reports the most anticipated Baseball Hall of Fame election in history will culminate this afternoon with the announcement of the vote on this year’s class by the Baseball Writers Association of America. Who will get in—better yet, who will be left out from this class—has been the subject of debate for years. Among those eligible for the first time: Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens, Mike Piazza, Craig Biggio and Sammy Sosa. The 2013 Hall of Fame Class will be announced live on the MLB Network at 1 p.m. CST. Hundreds of professional Major League Baseball players have come from Missouri, according to Baseball Almanac. A few of them, such as Yogi Berra and Earl Weaver are even Hall of…
Friday, December 21, 2012
The Hall of Fame Induction Class is the first ever for the coaches association.
The Missouri State High School Soccer Coaches Association will hold its first ever banquet and Hall of Fame induction on Saturday, Jan. 5 in Columbia. A 12:30 p.m. luncheon is scheduled at the Cherry Hills Banquet Center in Columbia. Eleven Missouri coaches will be inducted into the first class, along with two posthumous inductions, the late greats Ebbie Dunn (SLUH) and Bob Horgan (CBC). Locally, St. Joseph’s Academy Coach Maureen McVey will join that class along with Terry Michler, CBC; Vince Drake, Trinity; Dave Robben, Oakville; Greg Vitello, DeSmet; Mike Villa (Vianney and Triad, IL); Vince Nowak, Francis Howell North, Rich Bahner, Sedalia Sacred Heart and Tim Richardson, Lee’s Summit North, Kansas City. Also to be recognized will be …
Sunday, January 30, 2011
UCHS Hall of Fame nominations have been extended to Monday, Jan. 31, for 2011 inductions.
Sunday, January 30, 2011
Do you know a University City High School alumnus who deserves special praise? Nominate him or her for the high school's Hall of Fame. The deadline for nominations is Jan. 31st. The press release from the school reads "Many UCHS graduates have honored our high school by distinguishing themselves through career achievements and outstanding community service. We are soliciting nominations for inductees in all fields, including, but not limited to, business, science, medicine, research, athletics, literature and art." Click HERE for a Hall of Fame Nomination Form: Complete and return the form to University City High School, Attention: Hall of Fame Committee, 7401 Balson Ave., University City, MO 63130 by Jan. 31st. Rules: Nominee must have …