Oct. 11: Five former athletes, a highly successful coach and two of the outstanding men's indoor and outdoor track teams in program history will make up the class of 2012 when the St. Lawrence University Athletic Hall of Fame holds its annual induction luncheon on Saturday, Nov. 3 at noon.
The new inductees include football/wrestling standout Bill LaRock '70, national champion and All America swimmer Jeff Cook '78, baseball and football star Bob Glendening '84, All America swimmer Jen White Walden '89, and three-sport star Meredith Eisenhut Eberz '02 plus former ski coach Bob Axtell and the 1987 and 1988 men's indoor and outdoor track and field teams which earned three NCAA trophies.
The luncheon and following induction is open to the public. Luncheon tickets are $25 and reservations are requested. Reservations may be made by calling Cheryl Kennedy at 315-229-5418 or through email : firstname.lastname@example.org.
The 2012 induction will be the 34th in the history of the St. Lawrence Athletic Hall of Fame which began in 1979 with the induction of former athlete, coach and athletic director Ron Burkman as the sole inductee in the first year. It has since grown to include 214 individuals and 16 teams.