Sept. 7: Hall of Honor

2018 HALL OF HONOR

 

Fifteen distinguished and decorated former University of Texas student-athletes and staff will be inducted this September into the Texas Athletics Hall of Honor. Tickets for this year's Hall of Honor banquet are now on sale at TexasSports.com/tickets.

 

 

2018 HALL OF HONOR

 

Fifteen distinguished and decorated former University of Texas student-athletes and staff will be inducted this September into the Texas Athletics Hall of Honor. Tickets for this year's Hall of Honor banquet are now on sale at TexasSports.com/tickets.

The induction banquet for the 2018 class is scheduled for Friday, Sept. 7. The ceremony starts at 6 p.m. in the Zlotnik Ballroom at the AT&T Hotel and Conference Center on the UT campus (1900 University Ave.).

Individual tickets to the ceremony are $75 per person and interested patrons may sponsor a table of 10 for $1,000.

 

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The 62nd Men's Hall of Honor class includes Justin Blalock (Football, 2003-06), two-time All-American and member of the 2005 National Championship team who played eight seasons in the NFL; J. Brent Cox (Baseball, 2003-05), first-team All-American and 2005 NCBWA Stopper of the Year who led Texas to the 2005 National Championship; Derrick Dockery (Football, 1999-2002), first-team All-American who played 10 seasons in the NFL; Troy Dumais (Swimming and Diving, 1999-2002), seven-time NCAA individual diving champion who led Texas to three straight national team titles and went on to become the only four-time Olympian in Texas Swimming and Diving history; Michael Griffin (Football, 2003-06), second-team All-American and member of the 2005 National Championship team who played 10 seasons in the NFL; and Leo Manzano (Track and Field, 2005-08), five-time NCAA Champion, 11-time All-American and two-time Olympian. Vintage selections Bill Hamilton (Football, 1973-76); Dan Krueger (Basketball, 1972-76); and Gary Plock (Tennis, 1975-78), in addition to Special Selection Chip Robertson (Equipment Manager, 1993-present) round out the men's class.

The 19th Women's Hall of Honor class includes Jodi Reeves Boatright (Softball, 1997-2000), a 1998 second-team All-American who helped the Longhorns advance to the Women's College World Series; Ruth Stiver Dew (Rowing, 2000-04), the first rower in program history to earn first-team All-America honors and who helped UT's first varsity eight boat make its first two appearances at the NCAA Championship; Vicki Hall (Basketball, 1988-93), a three-time first-team All-Southwest Conference selection who led Texas to three SWC regular season titles and a member of the SWC All-Decade Team for the 1990s; Kim Rhodenbaugh Lewallen (Swimming and Diving, 1984-87), three-time NCAA Champion, 10-time All-American and member of the 1984 U.S. Olympic Team; and Telisa Young (Track and Field, 1989-94), a two-time NCAA individual champion and four-time All-American in the triple jump.

The new members of the Hall of Honor will receive a special salute during the Texas Football game vs. Tulsa on Saturday, Sept. 8.

Read the entire press release, including inductee bios, at TexasSports.com.

Hook 'em, Horns!

 

 

 

Hook 'em, Horns!

Sept. 14-15: Men’s Basketball Reunion

 

Sept. 21-22: Soccer Reunion

 

Sept. 21-22: Swimming & Diving Reunion

Kieschnick to be inducted into Southwest Conference Hall of Fame

Brooks Kieschnick led Texas Baseball to two SWC titles and two College World Series appearances over the course of his three-year career on the Forty Acres.