Athletics and Recreation

Hall of Fame

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Class of 2005 | Class of 2004 | Class of 2003

Purpose

Established in 2003, the Hall of Fame recognizes and honors former outstanding UMass Boston/Boston State College student-athletes, coaches, administrators and friends of the athletics program for their accomplishments and services to the Department of Athletics. The names and honors of the inductees will be displayed permanently in the Clark Athletic Center.

Categories

Student Athlete, Coach, Administrator/Staff, Alumnus/Contributor, Team

Nominations

Nominations shall be sought by letter, email, announcement in the Alumni Magazine, on this UMass Boston Athletic Hall of Fame web page, and by personal contact by March 1 of each year. Nomination forms will be used for all qualified nominees. Self nomination will not be accepted. Athletic Hall of Fame nominations may be made by UMass Boston Alumni, students, faculty, staff, trustees and members of the general public. Nominations shall be reviewed by the Hall of Fame committee no later than April 1st of each year. In addition to the nomination form, please send supporting documentation including copies of newspaper clippings, documents and photos. It is the nominator's responsibility to provide all requested information by the deadline. Late or incomplete nomination forms will not be considered.

Please complete the following form to nominate former athletes, coaches, and others for induction into the Hall of Fame.
Nomination Form

Please complete the following form to nominate a team for induction into the Hall of Fame.
Nomination Form

Notification

The Vice Chancellor of Athletics & Recreation will notify the inductees of their selection by letter within ten (10) days of the annual selection meeting.

Selection

The Governing Committee will review nominations with special attention given to balancing the eras represented as well as the variety of individuals and sports represented.  A deceased alumni, coach, administrator or player may be elected to the Hall of Fame with that individual's family member or representative eligible to accept the award.

Hall of Fame Members

Class of 2014

William Poehler ’70 Men’s Basketball
Michael Beatrice ’78 Football
Thomas Ferraro ’81 Men’s Lacrosse
Robert Ferraro ’95 Football
Brian Baharian ’97 Men’s Lacrosse
Laura Delaney George ’83 Softball and Volleyball
1982-83 Men's Basketball Team 

Class of 2013

Melissa Belmonte '11 Women's Ice Hockey
Nick Conway '08 Baseball
Craig Cullen '72 Men's Ice Hockey
Dan Hayes '79 Lacrosse
Bruce Lehane '70 Cross Country, Track and Field
Katherine Wall '08 Women's Soccer, Women's Ice Hockey, Softball
1990 UMass Boston Men's Tennis Team: Head Coach Michael Bradley, Matthew Ashe, David Bouley, Jr., Kevin Counter, Tom Esper, Pat Finnegan, Oscar Jara, Jeff Kearns, Stephan Krause, Chris Lyons, Daniel Pollard, Phil Robbins, Tom Savoie, Robert Wright
The 2013 Distinguished Alumnus Walter B. Prince

Class of 2012

Andrea Ciarletta '07 Women's Ice Hockey, Softball
Honorable James P. Collins, III '73 Lacrosse, Football
Joe Curran '87 Men's Ice Hockey
Mark Duggan '77 Cross Country, Track & Field
Jack Lambert '00 Football, Men's Basketball, Baseball
Craig Lindgren '70 Men's Basketball, Golf
Louis Mancini '73 Wrestling
Mark Matanes '71 Baseball
Joseph McLean, Jr '69 Men's Ice Hockey
1974-80 Men's Basketball Club

Class of 2011

Steven Burns ’00 Football
John Douglas '71 Men’s Basketball
Alfreda Harris, Women’s Basketball Coach
Paul Murphy ’71 Lacrosse, Wrestling, Soccer
Raymond O’Malley ’71 Men’s Ice Hockey
Dan Rea ’70 Hockey, Baseball, Board of Trustees
Joshua Stolp ’04 Lacrosse

Class of 2010

Levester Tubbs, Vice Chancellor
Paul Hughes '62 Baseball
Edward J. O'Donoghue '68 Indoor & Outdoor Track & Field
Frank Kelly '72, Men's Lacrosse
Bill Curley '81 Men's Ice Hockey
Larry Higginbottom '95 Men's Basketball
Kristen Bowes '03 Women's Soccer, Basketball & Softball

Class of 2009

Leo Dawson '74 Men's Lacrosse
Andreen Gilpin '04 Women's Basketball
Brian Leahy '71 Football, Contributor
Ed Miller '71 Men's Basketball
Quazi Sadruzzaman '04 Men's Tennis
Pat Sperduto '89 Football
Wayne Starkey '69 Men's Ice Hockey
1967-68 Men's Ice Hockey

Class of 2008

Robert A. Corrigan, Chancellor
Erle Garrett '74, Football
Frank Legro '75 Men's Ice Hockey
George MacKay '67 Men's Basketball/Track & Field
Nao Masamoto '01 Baseball
Edward Sullivan '69 Men's Ice Hockey
Michelle Williams '95 Indoor/Outdoor Track
John Yeager '76 Men's Lacrosse/Men's Soccer
1960 Baseball team
1981-82 Women's Basketball team

Class of 2007

Stephanie Bogues '95, Women's Basketball
Delores Booth '88, Indoor/Outdoor Track
Brian FitzGerald, Head Athletic Trainer
Ken Hall '84, Men's Basketball 
Bill Joyce '79, Football 
Dick Kelley ' 70, Men's Ice Hockey
Greg Olson '69 Track and Field 
Kerri Quinn '95 Women's Basketball & Softball 
Bill Rafuse '74, Men's Lacrosse
Bob Russell '70, Men's Ice Hockey
1966-67 Men's Basketball team
1972 Men's Lacrosse team

Class of 2006 

Bussy Adam '81, Men's Lacrosse 
Mary Barrett, Associate Athletic Director
Darrelle Boyd '89, Indoor/Outdoor Track & Field 
John Caccamo '75, Men's Ice Hockey
Paul Curran '90, Wrestling
Rodney Forbes '69, Men's Basketball
Sherman Hart, Indoor/Outdoor Track & Field Coach
Bill Innocent '92, Men's Ice Hockey
Frank McCarthy '66, Cross Country, Indoor/Outdoor Track & Field
Michael Mitchell, Special Contributions, Men's Basketball
Bob Reardon '69, Golf
Gordon Webb, Men's Lacrosse Coach
1965-66 Men's Ice Hockey team

Class of 2005 

John Buckley '66 Men's Basketball
Carlos Fernandes '99 Men's Soccer
Jackie James '90, Women's Indoor & Outdoor Track
James Kent, Football, Lacrosse Coach
James Loscutoff Men's Basketball Coach
Robert Quinn '69 Men's Ice Hockey
Charlie Titus, Director of Athletics, Men's Basketball Coach
Carol Thomas '87, Women's Basketball, Women's Indoor Track & Outdoor Track 
1981-82 Men's Ice Hockey team
1986-87 Women's Indoor Track & Field team

Class of 2004

William Berglund '70, Men's Ice Hockey
Porchia "Ann" Brissett '88, Women's Indoor/Outdoor Track
Joseph Casey '69, Men's Basketball 
Catherine "Kit" Clark, UMass Trustee/Contributor
Murtonda Durant '89, Women's Indoor/Outdoor Track 
Chris Harvey '87, Men's Lacrosse 
Richard Leahy '70, Men's Ice Hockey
William Squires, Track & Field Head Coach
Gus Sullivan, Director of Athletics 1948-1978#2012
1984-85 Indoor Track & Field team

Class of 2003 

Edward T. Barry, Men's Ice Hockey Coach, Development Coordinator & Ice Rink Manager 
Genesia Eddins '92, Women's Indoor/Outdoor Track
Eileen Fenton '91, Women's Basketball
John "Boo" Rice '85, Men's Basketball 
1985-86 Women's Indoor Track team
1986 Outdoor Track team