Swanton accepting nominations for athletic hall of fame


Swanton High School will be accepting nominations for the Swanton High School Athletic Hall of Fame, now through Feb. 20. Nomination forms can be picked up in the main office anytime between 7 a.m. and 3 p.m. each weekday. For an individual to be nominated, he or she must meet one of the following criteria:

1) Former Swanton High School male/female athlete or outstanding team that demonstrated athletic success or significant contributions in the area of athletics. Or someone who has served as a role model for today’s student athletes. These nominees must be a graduate of at least 10 years.

2) A former Swanton High School

a. Head Coach, assistant, volunteer coach

b. Athletic Trainer/Team physician

c. Head/Assistant athletic director

These candidates must be retired from the system for two years.

3) Special Category

a. Need not be a graduate of Swanton High School

b. Support Personnel

i. Boosters

ii. Contest Personnel (clock keeper, scorer, chains, etc.)

All nominees will be kept in the active file for five votes, at which time the nominee will be removed from consideration. Should the same person be nominated again, they will remain in the active file for another cycle of five votes.