Nominations sought for Athletics Hall of Fame

The Fonda-Fultonville High School Athletics Hall of Fame is accepting nominations for 2019. The Hall of Fame honors individuals and teams by recognizing those who have made a significant contribution to the athletics program in the Fonda-Fultonville School District. Nominations are due May 1.

Any individual, team, or coach meeting the set criteria may be nominated by anyone. The qualifications for nominees are listed below. Nomination forms should be emailed to ewilson@ffcsd.org or mailed to:

  • Hall of Fame (c/o Eric Wilson)
    Fonda-Fultonville HS
    112 Old Johnstown Road
    Fonda, NY 12068

Individuals who are inducted into the Hall of Fame will be recognized at the homecoming football game in the fall of 2019.

Qualifications

A member of the Athletics Hall of Fame can include:

  • Athlete
  • Coach
  • Team
  • Contributor to Fonda-Fultonville High School Athletics

Criteria for Automatic Induction

Individuals, coaches, or teams who meet one of the following criteria will be automatically inducted into the Fonda-Fultonville High School Athletics Hall of Fame (as long as they also meet the criteria listed below);

  • Olympic Participant
  • National Champion
  • All-American Honors
  • State Champion/Player of the Year

Criteria for Nomination

Athlete

  • Athletes graduated from Fonda-Fultonville High School a minimum of seven (7) years prior to his/her nomination.
  • Must have made an outstanding contribution to the Fonda-Fultonville High School Athletics Program.
  • Must have exemplified high character while and after representing Fonda-Fultonville High School. That is, he or she should be a positive role model, worthy of being emulated by current and future students.

Coach

  • Coached at Fonda-Fultonville High School at least seven (7) years prior to his/her nomination.
  • Must have made an outstanding contribution to the Fonda-Fultonville High School Athletics Program.
  • May not have left Fonda-Fultonville High School for any reasons detrimental to the image of the school.

Team

  • A team shall be eligible after at least seven (7) years of its noteworthy achievement. The team shall have received recognition in a significant way.

Contributor

  • This individual will have made an outstanding contribution to the interscholastic athletic programs at Fonda-Fultonville High School other than coaching and playing: i.e. significant financial support; significant number of volunteer hours in assistance of athletics program.