Ada-Borup-West Hall of Fame Committee to Induct 2nd Class this Weekend

Ada-Borup-West Hall of Fame Committee to Induct 2nd Class this Weekend

September 15, 2022 News -- KRJB-KRJM-KKCQ School News - KRJB/KRJM/KKCQ 0

Ada, MN — The Ada-Borup-West Hall of Fame Committee will induct it’s 2nd class into the Hall of Fame this weekend in Ada. This year’s inductees include famed volleyball coach and teacher Ruth Hayden, Eric Swanson, Ardell Knudsvig, entrepreneur and philanthropist Chester Dekko, Northwest Missouri College baseball coach Darren Loe, Ada native and NSIC Hall of Fame baseball coach Dean Bowyer, Norman County Index owners Ross and Pat Pfund, the 1966 Ada Vikings Boys Basketball team, and the 2009 Ada-Borup Girls Basketball team. The class will be honored this Friday and Saturday with a series of special events, according to Ada-Borup-West Activities Director Kenley Wahlin.

Interviews with this year’s Hall of Fame class can be heard throughout the day on Friday as well on 106.5 KRJB. Saturday’s induction ceremony at the Ada-Borup-West High School Auditorium will be live streamed online at YourLiveEvent.com!

This year’s inductees join the first class, which includes Dan Ruoff, Darin Everson, Delford “Punk” Johnson, Jim Birkemeyer, Judy Peterson, Les Drechsel, Sherman Moe, the 1962 Ada Vikings Boys Basketball team, and the 2008 Ada-Borup Girls Basketball Team.

The committee is now taking nomination forms for next year’s class as well. Nomination forms can be picked up at the school or found on the school website. Please contact Kenley Wahlin if you have any questions.