Hall of Fame Overview
The purpose of the Hamline University Athletic Hall of Fame is to honor persons or teams who have made outstanding contributions within the Hamline University intercollegiate athletic program as athletes, coaches or athletic directors; who have in their post-Hamline years contributed to their communities; and who have exemplified the finest ideals of Hamline University student athletes.
Nominees must meet the following criteria:
- An athlete must have completed a minimum of two years of study at Hamline University.
- Ten years must have elapsed since a nominee last participated as an athlete at Hamline University.
A coach or athletic director must have served at Hamline a minimum of five years.
- Five years must have elapsed since a nominee last served Hamline University in that capacity.
- If currently serving Hamline at the time of nomination, the nominee must have 20 years of continuous service.
A team must:
- Exhibit those characteristics listed in paragraph D below, and
- Ten years must have elapsed since that team competed at Hamline University.
A Hall of Fame nominee will have shown skills, teamwork, leadership,
character and/or other attributes of an ideal Hamline University student
Posthumous nominations may be considered for induction.
The Selection Committee shall recommend between zero and four (0-4)
nominees each year to the Piper Athletic Association Board of Directors.
The Board of Directors shall approve by majority of those present and
voting those nominees to be inducted into the Hamline University
Athletic Hall of Fame.
Honorary Hall of Fame Members: The Hall of Fame Selection Committee and/or the Piper Athletic
Association may, from time to time, vote to induct an individual into
the Athletic Hall of Fame who was not an athlete, coach, or athletic
director. Such person shall be designated an Honorary Member of the Hall
of Fame. Honorary Members shall exhibit the same characteristics as
Hamline University student athletes, except for participating in Hamline
Nominations for the 2014 Athletic Hall of Fame induction class are now closed. Check back for the 2015 Athletic Hall of Fame nomination form in January 2015.
View the complete list of Athletic Hall of Fame members.