Varsity ‘T’ Hall of Fame Induction Banquet to move to fall

January 23, 2017 | Athletics, Events, News
By Paul Helgren



The UT Athletic Department and the Varsity ‘T’ Executive Board have announced that the annual Varsity ‘T’ Hall of Fame Induction Banquet will be moved to the fall beginning with the 2017 Hall of Fame class.

thumb-rocket-color-logoThe date of the induction banquet will coincide with a Rocket football game, with the class also being presented at a game in the Glass Bowl.

Previously, Varsity ‘T’ Hall of Fame induction banquets took place in January or February.

Nominations for the 2017 class of the Varsity ‘T’ Hall of Fame are being accepted through Tuesday, Jan. 31.

Nominations may come from any source. Nominations from previous years automatically carry over to the next year.

Nomination criteria are:

• Any athlete who has performed with distinction at The University of Toledo. The athlete need not necessarily be a graduate.

• Any athlete who has been out of the University for at least five years and who has demonstrated good citizenship since leaving UT. For the 2017 class, nominees must not have been active on or after July 1, 2012.

• Any coach, administrator, trainer, etc. who has served The University of Toledo with distinction for a period of at least five years and who has been retired or resigned or otherwise disenfranchised from his/her position for a period of at least five years. For the 2017 class, nominees must not have been active on or after July 1, 2012.

The nomination form and list of inductees can be found here.

Send the nomination form along with all other supporting data to:

Paul Helgren
The University of Toledo Athletic Media Relations Office
Mail Stop 302
2801 W. Bancroft St.
Toledo, OH 43606-3390

Email: paul.helgren@utoledo.edu