Racine Heritage Museum is proud to announce the slate of exemplary athletes, coaches, and sports team being included in the 2019 Class of the Racine County Sports Hall of Fame.
This year’s class includes Krystal Ellis (basketball), Jason Jaramillo (baseball), Harvey Knuckles (basketball), Frank Velasquez (wrestling), and John Vodenlich (coaching). In addition to these inductions, other honors will be bestowed at the ceremony. Vince Stellman, a longtime boxing coach, will be presented the Deep Roots Award. The 1987 and 1988 Horlick Girls Track teams who won back-to-back state championships under coach Dan Trepanier will be honored. And lastly, two athletes from and nominated by each high school throughout the county will be recognized and receive the Scholar Athlete Award.
The Induction Ceremony will take place on Thursday, October 24th at the Racine Civic Centre - Festival Hall. The celebrations will begin at 5:45pm with cocktails and hors d’ Oeuvres, dinner at 6:30pm, and the ceremony will follow. Reservations are necessary. If you have a dietary restriction, please be sure to note it when purchasing a reservation.
The 2019 Racine County Sports Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony is generously sponsored by the Journal Times, Mid-States Tube Corp, Preservation-Racine, Inc., Norris and Judith Richardson, SC Johnson, Twin Disc, Inc, and Wisconsin Plating Works.
- October 24, 2019
- Location: 5 - 5th Street, Racine Civic Centre, WI
- Phone: (262) 636-3926
- Time: 5:45 PM to 10:00 PM
- Price: $45 per ticket / $400 per table of 10