EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. – The SIUE Athletics Hall of Fame is accepting nominations for the 2017 class of inductees.
Anyone can nominate former student-athletes, teams, coaches, administrators, and friends of the program for induction. All nominations received by June 15th will be considered for the 2017 class.
The nomination form is available online at http://www.siuecougars.com/hallfame/.
SIUE Director of Athletics Dr. Brad Hewitt said the SIUE Athletics Hall of Fame continues to be a source of pride for the program.
"The individuals and teams who have been inducted into the SIUE Athletics Hall of Fame exemplify the best of Cougar Athletics," said Hewitt. "While we continue to build our future at the NCAA Division I level, it is equally important to celebrate our past."
SIUE Athletics Hall of Fame bylaws state a student-athlete becomes eligible for consideration 10 years after completing his or her eligibility. Coaches and administrators are required to have finished their career at SIUE for more than three years. Teams become eligible 10 years after the season was completed.