UNION CITY, Ind. – Union City Jr.-Sr. High School Athletic Director Mike Thornburg, has announced that nominations for this year’s Athletic Hall of Fame are now being accepted.
To be eligible, candidates must have graduated from Union City five years prior to nomination. To be nominated, they must be a Union City alumni or staff member who served the Athletic Department.
A maximum of two individuals may be inducted each year. Due to over-sites the last few years, they will induct four members this year to get caught up. This committee shall consist of the principal, athletic director, two members appointed by the principal, president of the Athletic Booster Club and vice-president of the Athletic Booster Club.
Nominations may be submitted by any patron of the community. Nominations must be submitted by using the nomination form which can be obtained at the high school office or online at sports.resc.k12.in.us. A form can be received by an e-mail request to Athletic Director Mike Thornburg at firstname.lastname@example.org. Nominations must be received in the Athletic Office by Jan. 31.
The Hall of Fame night is scheduled for Feb. 16, at the boys JV/Varsity basketball game. The Indians will be playing the Southern Wells Raiders. The Hall of Fame induction will take place at halftime of the varsity game. The junior varsity game is scheduled to tip off at 6 p.m.