2019-20 Athletics Hall of Fame Class:
Danielle (Noe) Otte, ’09
Diana (Smith) Schnipke, ’07
Richard Bowersock, ’74
James O'Brien, ’09
The Ohio Northern University Athletic Hall of Fame inducted four new members on Friday, Oct. 4, in a ceremony at the ONU Sports Center on the ONU campus.
After their induction on Friday, the group was introduced Saturday, Oct. 5, at the ONU football game at Dial-Roberson Stadium.
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The purpose of the Athletics Hall of Fame is to recognize Ohio Northern University men and women who have distinguished themselves in the field of athletics by virtue of their performance on athletic teams representing the University, or by meritorious efforts on behalf of athletics either as an undergraduate or in years after leaving the University.
Athletes must have graduated from Northern at least 10 years ago and must have earned two letters in one sport or one letter in three or more sports. All nominees must have demonstrated good citizenship both at ONU and beyond and served the athletics program in any capacity that contributed to the overall program.
Nominations for inductees will be solicited from letterwinners and others, and may be forwarded to the Director of Athletics or Director of Alumni Affairs.
A minimum of four nominations each will be submitted to the Athletic Hall of Fame Selection Committee for both male and female inductees. The committee will select a maximum of six inductees, no more than three of one gender.