2007 Hall-Of-Fame Class Announced


EAST LANSING, Mich. - Michigan State University will induct 10 members into its Athletics Hall of Fame on Saturday, Sept. 8 prior to the Spartans' home football game against Bowling Green. The Class of 2007 includes: Richard Frey (cross country/track & field) from the Pioneer Era; Shirley Cook (basketball/field hockey/track & field), George Guerre (football) and Dean Look (football/baseball) from the Early Era; Marshall Dill (track & field), Tom Ross (hockey), Scott Skiles (basketball) and Val Sterk Kemper (volleyball) from the Contemporary Era; and Grady Peninger (wrestling) and George Perles (football) from the former coach/administrator category.

The ceremony will take place at the Kellogg Center on the MSU campus, with a reception scheduled for 8:30 a.m.; followed by a brunch at 9 a.m. and the induction ceremony at 9:45 a.m. Tickets for the Hall of Fame brunch and induction ceremony are priced at $55 each. For ticket reservations, contact MSU Associate Athletics Director Karen Langeland: (517) 355-6564 or langelan@ath.msu.edu.

In addition, the Class of 2007 will be introduced during the MSU-Bowling Green football game in Spartan Stadium. Kickoff is set for 12 p.m.

The MSU Athletics Hall of Fame, located in the Clara Bell Smith Student-Athlete Academic Center, opened on Oct. 1, 1999, and displays key moments in Spartan athletics history as well as plaques of the 92 inductees. The charter class of 30 former Spartan student-athletes, coaches and administrators was inducted in 1992.

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