FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Jeff Malby, Associate Director of Athletics
Office of Sports Information
Rocky calling for Athletic Hall of Fame nominations
BILLINGS, Mont. – March 15, 2016 – Rocky Mountain College is accepting nominations for the 2016 RMC Clara Klindt Athletic Hall of Fame. The deadline for nominations is April 13. The Hall of Fame committee will begin reviewing nominations soon after the deadline.
The categories for consideration include RMC student athletes, teams, coaches and athletic directors as well as alumnus who have made major contributions in the field of athletics at the high school, college or professional levels.
Former student athletes and Battlin’ Bears teams must wait 10 years after their final season to be eligible, while coaches and athletic directors have a five year waiting period. There is no time requirement for individuals who have made major contributions elsewhere.
Nominations for the “Bill Woolston Distinguished Service Award” are also being requested. This award is given to a person who has significantly contributed to RMC through service to the College’s athletics program.
The 2016 inductees will be honored during the annual “Hall of Fame Weekend,” which is planned for Sept. 9 and 10. The formal Hall of Fame induction banquet and ceremony is scheduled for the evening of Friday, Sept. 9. The inductees, along with current members of the Hall of Fame, will also be recognized at halftime of the Rocky – Carroll football game, Saturday, Sept. 10.
To submit a nomination using the online form, go to the Hall of Fame page at rocky.edu/athletics.
For more information contact Rocky Director of Athletics Bruce Parker at: firstname.lastname@example.org, or call him at 406.657.1124.