SUNY Orange Inducted the Inaugural Class of its Colt Athletic Hall of Fame
Nov 19th, 2012 | By HV Insider | Category: General Interest
SUNY Orange inducted the inaugural class of its Colt Athletic Hall of Fame during a morning ceremony at Kuhl’s Highland House in Middletown on Saturday, Nov. 10.
Pictured are: Back row, from left: Chris Schmid, Class of 1954, men’s soccer, basketball, tennis; Orange
County Executive Ed Diana, Class of 1968 who accepted on behalf of his aunt, inductee Mary B. Diana, coach and instructor; James Stanfield, Class of 1959, men’s soccer; and Glen McGinnis, Class of 1955, men’s soccer and basketball. Front row, from left, includes Charles Cawein, Class of 1952, men’s basketball and soccer; Marie A. Piccone, Class of 1963, women’s field hockey, basketball and softball, as well as coach and athletic director; Linda Tjepkema, Class of 1976, women’s basketball; Art Stegen, Class of 1966, men’s cross country; and Ed Leonard, a SUNY Orange faculty member who accepted on behalf of wrestler Gary Ventimiglia (Class of 1971) and is holding the award for inductee Chris Chachis, coach and athletic director. (photo by Steve Hedderton)
The inaugural class included 10 of the finest athletes and administrators in the College’s history.