From the WFCA --
The 42nd enshrinement into the Wisconsin Football Coaches Association Hall of Fame will take place in Madison at the Marriott West on Saturday, April 10, 2021. The WFCA will induct five new members into the Hall of Fame and 10 representing the class of 2020. Two National High School Athletic Coaches Association Hall of Fame inductees, The Dave McClain Distinguished Service Award recipient and one recipient of the Positive Influence of Coaching Award selected in 2020 will also be presented at the 2021 banquet. THE HALL OF FAME BANQUET IS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. This year’s inductees along with the class of 2020 and award recipients are as follows:
WFCA HALL OF FAME CLASS OF 2021
Tony Biolo, Wisconsin Rapids Lincoln HS
Pat Bundy, Menomonie HS
Pat Cerroni, UW-Oshkosh
Tony DiSalvo, St. Croix Central HS
Steve King, Holmen HS
WFCA HALL OF FAME CLASS OF 2020
Kirk DeNoyer, Wisconsin Lutheran HS
Tom Fugate, Homestead HS
Joe LaBuda, Menomonie HS
Steve Lyga, Cochrane-Fountain City HS
Paul Martin, Waunakee HS
Steve Rux, Waukesha West HS
Dan St. Arnauld, Niagara/Brillion HS
Bernie Schmidt, Cudahy HS
Scott Statz, Platteville HS
Mark Traun, Elk Mound HS
DAVE MCCLAIN DISTINGUISHED SERVICE AWARD -- Brad Arnett, Nx Level
NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL ATHLETIC COACHES ASSOC. HALL OF FAME -- Dave Keel, Homestead HS & Bill Turnquist, West De Pere HS
MARGE AND DICK RUNDLE POSITIVE INFLUENCE OF COACHING AWARD -- Chuck Raykovich, Chippewa Falls HS
DATE: Saturday, April 10, 2021
PLACE: Marriott West, 1313 John Q Hammons Dr., Middleton, WI 53562
TIME: Reception 4:30-5:30 p.m., Dinner 5:30 p.m.
TICKETS: Purchased locally by sending your check made payable to the WFCA, $45.00 each
ONLY 1000 TICKETS WILL BE SOLD ON A FIRST-COME, FIRST-SERVED BASIS. You must have a ticket to enter the banquet hall. No phone orders will be taken. Please send your check made payable to the WFCA, C/O the name and address of the local person in your community. Or you may send your check to the WFCA Office, PO BOX 8, Poynette, WI 53955.
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