Athletics Hall of Fame

Last Updated: 1/25/2023 6:15 PM

The Model Laboratory Schools' Athletic Hall of Fame annually inducts at least two of Model's best of the best in the long-standing history of excellence in athletics. Banners are hung in the gymnasium to commemorate the incredible accomplishments by each new member.  These signs will hang forever on the walls of this gymnasium for everyone, young and old, students, teachers, athletes, visitors, and all of Model’s Alumni to celebrate.

2022-23 Inductees

Heather Long Chadwick ('93), Tennis

Larry Roy ('80), Basketball

John A. Stratman ('95), Swim


2021-22 Inductees

Chuck Gibson ('79), Tennis

Dr. Beverly Acker Lense ('84), Swimming & Diving

Dr. John Rowlett ('78), Tennis

Barb Shafer, former Athletic Director & Women's Soccer and Softball Coach


2020-21 Inductees

Shirley Kearns, former Athletic Director, Men's Basketball Coach, and Educator

Peg Saalfeld-Harris ('81), Swimming & Diving 


2019-20 Inductees

Tim Cahill, former Head Men's and Women's Swimming & Diving Coach

Kevin Knezevich ('07), Swimming & Diving


2018-19 Inductees

Joshua Smith ('18), Archery

Melanie Welsing ('18), Track & Field