West Branch Hall of Fame induction ceremony set Sept. 26
Beloit-The West Branch Hall of Fame Committee has announced the Hall of Fame Inductees for 2014. Hall of Fame Inductees include community members former school treasurer Karen Elsner and former board of education member Sam Martig, as well as athletic stand-outs Jeff Heacock, Todd Muckleroy, Ben Swallow and Emilee Zets.
The inductees will be introduced on Friday, Sept. 26, before the West Branch High School home football game versus Canton South. A reception to honor the hall of fame inductees will be held immediately following the football game in the Meiter Athletic Building in back of the stadium. The event is open to the public at no charge. The West Branch Alumni Association will also host a tailgate barbecue outside the entrance gate to the stadium prior to the home varsity football game. The event is open to all alumni and friends and is free of charge.
On Saturday, Sept. 27, the West Branch Alumni Association will host a dinner at West Branch High School in honor of the hall of fame inductees. Social time is at 6:30 p.m. with dinner at 7 p.m. Reservations for the dinner can be made by calling the superintendent’s office at 330-938-9324. The formal induction ceremony will take place at 8 p.m. in the West Branch Community Auditorium. The induction ceremony is free and open to the public.
The West Branch Hall of Fame Award seeks to highlight significant athletic accomplishments and/or outstanding contributions to the West Branch Community. The West Branch Hall of Fame Committee and the West Branch Alumni Association are pleased to sponsor the hall of fame events and invite and encourage the community to join in the celebration.