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Metro Erie Chapter of the Pa. Sports Hall of Fame honors high school athletes

(By Tom Reisenweber, Erie Times-News) The Metro Erie Chapter of the Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame handed out scholarships to 28 local athletes on Wednesday totaling more than $10,000 during a special presentation at the Shrine Club. The Hall of Fame Committee normally holds a student-athlete banquet each June, but with COVID-19 concerns, the banquet…

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Erie Sports Hall of Fame to hold induction banquet in fall; still award high school scholarships

The Metro Erie Chapter of the Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame will host its annual induction banquet this fall after being postponed in 2020 because of COVID-19. The banquet is set for Sept. 22 when the Class of 2020, which includes 12 inductees, will be inducted at the Shrine Club. There will not be a…

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PA Sports Hall of Fame Induction Postponed

Media Release – For Immediate Release May 26, 2020 John Chaump, President of the Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame, and the Western Region, 2020 host, has announced that the State’s 2020 Induction Ceremonial scheduled for Saturday November 14, 2020 at the Pittsburgh Sheraton at Station Square has been postponed. The Ceremonial has been re-scheduled for…

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Milne to be Inducted to PA Sports Hall of Fame

Brian Milne, former football standout for Ft. LeBoeuf, Penn State and the National Football League will be among the 2020 inductees into the Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame. The announcement was made Thursday, April 9, by the state’s Executive Committee. Milne will be inducted, along with eleven other distinguished Pennsylvania sports figures, at the state’s…

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STATEMENT FROM THE METRO ERIE CHAPTER PA SPORTS HALL OF FAME EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

April 7, 2020 – 7:30pm With news of the pandemic becoming more sobering every day, it is with profound regret that we have decided to cancel/postpone the 2020 Student-Athlete and Hall of Fame dinners until June 2021 at the Shrine Club. These decisions were made not because the executive committee “wants” to. They were made…

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Twelve to be inducted to 2020 Class of Erie Sports Hall of Fame

The Erie Metro Chapter of the PA Sports Hall of Fame will induct 12 new members as part of the 2020 class. Inductees will be honored at a ceremony and dinner in 2021. Listed alphabetically, the inductees are: Yevet Anderson Kevin Flowers Scott Gorring Jim Hamilton Khyl Horton Tom Jakubowski Erin Kerner Mike Maggio Joe…

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Eight win major scholarships at Metro Erie Scholarship Banquet

Eight recently graduated seniors from Erie City & County high schools were awarded major scholarships totaling more than $10,000 during the Metro Erie Chapter of the Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame Student-Athlete Scholarship Dinner on Wednesday evening at the Zem Zem Shrine Club. The recipients of this year’s major awards include the following: Ron Costello…

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Kadavy, Stepnoski and Daly to be Inducted into the PA Sports Hall of Fame

Metro Erie Chapter nominees Caryn Kadavy (figure skating), Mark Stepnoski (football) and Chuck Daly (basketball) will be among other distinguished Pa sports figures who will be inducted into the Pa Sports HOF later this year. The annual Induction Dinner will be held Saturday night, October 5, at the Radisson Hotel Philadelphia Northeast. The names of…

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Tickets Now on Sale for 2019 Induction Ceremony

Tickets for the Metro Erie Chapter of the Pa Sports Hall of Fame’s 2019 Private Reception and Induction Dinner, scheduled Wednesday, June 19, at the Shrine Club, located at 2525 West 38th St., are now on sale. Tickets can be purchased by calling Chapter Treasurer Gus Picardo at 814-397-6024 or by e-mailing him at guspicardo@gmail.com….

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Metro Erie Chapter, Pa. Sports Hall of Fame, Announces 2019 Inductees

Drew Astorino: Drew attended General McLane and played football from 2003-2007. Two District 10 Titles, two Western Finals Appearances and 2006 State Champs. District 10 POTY (2006), First Team All District and All Region plus PIAA POTY (2007). In basketball, was two-time All-Region. Team won 3 Erie County, 3 District 10, and 3 Region Titles….

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