2017 FHU Athletics Hall of Fame Nominations Being Accepted
"2016 Inductees (from left to right) Josh Hester, Meribeth Boehler Carpenter, Brittany Bradford, Tiffany Harris Forbis"

2017 FHU Athletics Hall of Fame Nominations Being Accepted

Mon, Jul. 10, 2017 - [FHU News]

Matt Barker, Sports Information Director

HENDERSON, Tenn. - The Freed-Hardeman University Athletics Hall of Fame Committee is currently accepting nominations for the 2017 FHU Athletics Hall of Fame induction class.

In order to qualify as a Hall of Fame recipient, the following membership guidelines must be met:

1. Athletes, coaches and administrators of FHU or alumni who have distinguished themselves in the field of athletics.


2. Outstanding in performance at FHU or later in high school, college, or professional athletics.

3. Coaches must have coached at least two years at FHU in order to be considered.

4. Primary consideration for athletes as members should be from graduates. Nominees must have attended at least one full year prior to 1976 or two full years since FHU became a four-year institution.

5. Minimum of five (5) years since graduation or last year of athletic participation at FHU.

6. Nominee must receive necessary votes from the Hall of Fame Selection Committee in order to be inducted.

7. Academic, career, and leadership ability will be considered.

8. Distinguished Service - Individuals who have rendered special service to FHU Athletics.

9. Special Award - Individuals who may not have excelled in sports while at FHU but has excelled later in some sports field.

10. Nominations should be submitted no later than Friday, September 14.

Click here to submit a 2017 Hall of Fame Nomination online

Click here  to view a complete list of individuals who have been inducted in the FHU Athletics Hall of Fame

For more information regarding the FHU Athletics Hall of Fame, call 731-989-6900 or visit www.gofhulions.com