Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 10/6/15
From Press Release
Nine lacrosse greats will be officially inducted as the newest members of the National Lacrosse Hall of Fame on Saturday, October 24 during a dinner ceremony in Hunt Valley, Maryland.
The inductees are: Drexel coach and former Philadelphia Wing Brian Voelker, former women’s college great Julie Hull Elicker (Great Valley), Jake Curran, Dom Fin, Diane Geppi-Aikens (posthumous), Bob Hartranft, Charlie Lockwood, Sarah Nelson, Maggie Vaughan and .
Seven members of the Class of 2015 recently shared some of their memories and personal recollections, ranging from the euphoria of winning championships to the evolution of the game. Shown here are clips from each of those interviews.
The 2015 Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, to be held at the Grand Lodge of Maryland, is open to the public, with a limited number of tickets still available. Tickets range in price from $50 to $140, based on patron categories. The evening includes open bar, hors d’oeuvres, dinner and dessert.
Initiated in 1957, the National Lacrosse Hall of Fame has annually inducted individuals based on outstanding lacrosse achievement and/or contribution. The mission of the Lacrosse Hall of Fame is to honor men and women, past and present, who by their deeds as players, coaches, officials and/or contributors, and by the example of their lives, personify the great contribution of the sport of lacrosse to our way of life.
For more information about the 2015 inductees or to order tickets, please visit www.uslacrosse.org/hof.
The National Lacrosse Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony is sponsored by RPS Bollinger and the Markel Insurance Company.