Local Sources - Tickets are being sold for the second annual induction banquet of the Jasper High School Athletic Hall of Fame.
The banquet will be held Saturday, September 23, at the Calumet Lake Event Plaza. Doors will open at 5 p.m. for a reception/cocktail hour, dinner at 6:30 p.m., and the ceremony at 7:30 p.m. The meal will be catered by chef Tim Flick and his Carodella’s Custom Catering business. Cost is $25 per person.
Ticket reservations can be purchased by contacting the JHS Athletic Department at 812-482-4450, or by visiting the department at the high school, door #5, between 7:30 a.m. and 3 p.m., Monday through Friday. The deadline to reserve tickets is September 1.
Inductees planning to attend the banquet are Michael Lewis, Matt Mauck, Mike Ballenger, Tony Ahrens, Alan D. Dick, Brenda (Weidenbenner) Krempp, Dana (Schitter) Schnarr, and Erin (Giesler) Palmer. Family members will represent deceased inductees Ed Schultheis, Urban Pfeffer, and Tom Tucker. This year’s class of 11 will join last year’s inaugural class of 23 inductees in the hall.
The JHS Athletic Hall of Fame honors individuals who made significant contributions to the school’s athletic success. Also being recognized this year at the banquet are a Golden Anniversary Team, the 1973 boys’ basketball regional champions, and a Silver Anniversary Team, the 1998 girls’ volleyball regional champions.