SAISD Athletic Hall of Fame

Saturday, August 17, 2019

SAISD ATHLETIC HALL OF FAME

5th Annual SAISD Athletic Hall of Fame event is

Saturday, Aug. 17 , 2019 from 4 – 6:30 pm

Alamo Convocation Center

Six Honorees to be Inducted into 2019 AHOF
Six honorees will be enshrined into the 5th annual 2019 SAISD Athletic Hall of Fame Saturday, Aug. 17, 2019. They are as follows: Rudy Bernal (Lanier HS/Basketball Coach), Larry Collins (Edison HS/Class of 1974/Football), Rudy Davalos (Edison HS/Class of 1956/ Coach & Athletic Director), Adriane Lapsley Butler (Brackenridge HS/Class of 2002/Track), Diz Reeves (SAISD/Coach & Athletic Director) and Gilbert Salinas (Burbank HS/Class of 1977/Basketball).

 

Nominations

The SAISD Athletic Department accepts nominations on a rolling basis.  Click here for the nomination form.  Click here guidelines and instructions.  Nominations must be received by March 1, 2020 for consideration for the following year’s induction class.

 

When you purchase online ticket(s), please indicate under “Comments” field – the name of honoree you are supporting at event. Thank you for your support!

SAISD Athletic Hall of Fame Honorees

Class of 2019 Rudy Bernal
Lanier HS
Basketball Coach
Larry Collins
Edison HS / Class of 1974
Football
Rudy Davalos
Edison HS / Class of 1956
Coach & Athletic Director
Adriane Lapsley Butler
Brackenridge HS / Class of 2002
Track
Diz Reeves
SAISD
Coach & Athletic Director
Gilbert Salinas
Burbank HS / Class of 1977
Basketball
Class of 2018 Fennis Dembo
Fox Tech HS / Class of 1984
Basketball
Tai Dillard
Sam Houston HS / Class of 1999
Basketball
Delores “Delo” Dyer
Jefferson HS
Volleyball Coach
Darryl Grant
Highlands HS / Class of 1977
Football
Clifford Johnson
Wheatley HS / Class of 1966
Baseball
David Vela
Burbank HS / Class of 1979
Football
Julius Whittier
Highlands HS / Class of 1969
Football
Class of 2017 Gary Bell
Burbank HS / Class of 1954
Baseball
Vic Castillo
Brackenridge HS / Class of 1963
Football
Laura Neugebauer Groff
Jefferson HS / Class of 1982
Volleyball

Phil Harris

Jefferson HS / Class of 1962
Football
Joel Horlen
Burbank HS / Class of 1955
Baseball
Howard “HJ” Johnston
Highlands HS
Track Coach

Willie Mitchell

Wheatley HS / Class of 1959
Football
Class of 2016

 

Christi Cano
Edison HS / Class of 1999
Golf
Wayne Dickey
Highlands HS / Class of 1970
Basketball Coach (Sam Houston HS)
William Carson “Nemo” Herrera
Brackenridge HS / Class of 1918
Basketball Coach (Lanier HS)
Kathleen Lovejoy
SAISD Athletic Department
Special Contributor / Historian
Warren McVea
Brackenridge HS / Class of 1964
Football
Gabe “Señor Sack” Rivera
Jefferson HS / Class of 1979
Football
Dorothy “Dottye” Williams
SAISD Athletic Department
Assistant Athletic Director
Class of 2015 Clyde Pearson Glosson
Wheatley HS / Class of 1965
Football
Gary Green
Sam Houston HS / Class of 1973
Football
Paul G. Martin
Highlands HS
Football Coach

Tommy Nobis

Jefferson HS / Class of 1962
Football

Dr. Victor Rodriguez

SAISD
Teacher/Coach/Superintendent

Raymond “R.A.” Johnson

Jefferson HS / Class of 1961
Football Coach (Sam Houston HS)
Claud H. Kellam
SAISD
Athletic Director
Kyle Rote
Jefferson HS / Class of 1947
Football