The following honorees will be inducted into the WBCA Hall of Fame on September 26th at the annual Hall of Fame Banquet.
Ted Alberson, Flambeau
James Bartlett, Barron
Eric Briehl, Potosi/River Valley
Tom DePagter, Oostburg
Peter Kittel, Brillion
Lee LeMahieu, Ozaukee
Jeff Lewiston, New Berlin West
Tom Neises, Xavier/Notre Dame/St. Mary Springs/Seneca
Tim Omen, Randolph
Connie Tilley, St. Norbert
Bill Uelmen, Regis
HIGH SCHOOL ASSISTANT COACHES
Gwen Hoekstra, Fall Creek
James Legge, Auburndale
Albert Jackson, Milwaukee King
Warren Otto, Two Rivers
PLAYERS - GIRLS
Lisa Bonnell, Merrill
Brenda Brunner, Pius XI
Karie Cattanach, Markesan
Theresa Huff, Milwaukee Riverside
Janet Huff, Milwaukee Riverside
Sue Vielbig, Oakfield
Amy Wiersma, Randolph
PLAYERS - BOYS
Tom Flynn, Messmer
Stan Johnson, Eau Claire
Damon Key, Marquette
Sam Okey, Cassville
Pat Richter, Madison East
Ellis Turrentine, Milwaukee Lincoln
TJ Van Wie, Wisconsin Dells
FRIENDS OF THE GAME
Dave & Joy Royston, Wisconsin Dells
Terry Maloney, Elm Grove
Nominees for coach must have maintained the highest possible standards of the coaching profession, and in doing so, contributed to the excellence of the game of basketball in the state of Wisconsin. Preferred criteria is as follows:
1. An active coach must have no less than twenty (20) years of experience as a head basketball coach in the state of Wisconsin.
2. A retired coach must have no less than fifteen (15) years of experience as a head basketball coach in the state of Wisconsin and must be retired for at least one (1) year before induction.
3. Nominees for friends of basketball must be persons who have made a substantial contribution to Wisconsin basketball through their duties or deeds.
4. Nominees for referee must have at least 25 years of referring experience.
5. A player must be at least 20 years after his or her high school playing career.
Anyone who is nominated but not inducted into the Hall of Fame will remain on the active list and need not be renominated for consideration in following years.
Anyone who wishes to nominate a candidate for possible induction into the Hall of Fame can obtain nomination forms via the nomination page of this website.