Inaugural Brooklyn Bears Hall of Fame Induction

Inaugural Brooklyn Bears Hall of Fame Induction

May 29, 2015
The Hill Center

The Office of Alumni Engagement and the Brooklyn Athletic Department at St. Joseph's College (SJC) are proud to announce the inaugural Bears Athletic Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, which will be held on Friday, May 29, at 6 p.m. at The Hill Center, located at SJC Brooklyn.

The inaugural class of seven honorees includes Margaret Ward, Laurie Barth '72, Steve Somers '82, Bobby Knapp '88, Mary Barry '03, Luke Caccavo '04 and the 1971-1972 men's basketball team. As an added feature, the induction ceremony will also recognize the true pioneers of the College’s athletic program by paying tribute to all of the women who participated in a variety of sports from the decades preceding the 1970s. 

The Bears Athletic Hall of Fame honors former athletes, coaches and friends of the College who have contributed significantly to the athletic program and continue to exemplify the principles of sportsmanship and integrity through their contributions and achievements in their respective communities and professions.

Tickets to the Hall of Fame Reception and Ceremony are $40 per person. For more information, contact Evelyn S. Jones, assistant director of alumni engagement, at 718.940.5575 or [email protected].