Congratulations to the Class of 2018 U-E Athletic Hall of Fame. The six newest members were inducted during a ceremony held last week.
Class of 2018:
1. Amanda Shimp: Class of 2004. Recognized for her accomplishments in soccer, volleyball and lacrosse.
2. John Blishak: Class of 1965. Recognized for his impact on the history of U-E in football and track.
3. Karen Birchall Avedisian: Class of 1967. Recognized for her impact as a coach for the U-E track program. She has helped shape thousands of U-E athletes for over 30 years.
4. John Ciotoli: Class of 1975. Recognized for his dominance, as well as a NYS Championship, in wrestling at U-E from 1971-1975.
5. Mary Bishop Beebe: Class of 1991. Recognized for softball pitching prominence during her time at U-E.
6. Rick Materese: Rick was inducted for his impact on countless U-E students as our Head Boys Soccer Coach from 1980-2011.