Date announced for Swanton Athletic Hall of Fame ceremony

The 20th annual Swanton Athletic Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony will take place this year on Saturday, March 24, 2018. The ceremony itself will take place at Swanton High School followed by an adults only reception held at the Hawks Nest at Valleywood Golf Club for the 2018 Class and Swanton Community. A ticket is required for admission to the dinner only.

All nominations are due no later than Monday, January 15, 2018.

Anyone wishing to submit a nomination should do so using 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.