Maryland athletics announced its 2016 Hall of Fame Class on Wednesday, which consists of nine members from 10 different sports.
On October 21, men’s basketball player Allan J. Bunge, wrestler and wrestling coach Curt Callahan, football player E.J. Henderson, men’s lacrosse player Robert Ott, women’s basketball player Marcia Richardson, softball player Kelly Shipman, men’s diver Ron Squiers, women’s track & field athlete Marita Walton, and field hockey and women’s lacrosse player Kay Ruffino Ward will all be inducted. The ceremony will take place in the Samuel Riggs IV Alumni Center at 5:45 p.m.
“It is with great pleasure that we congratulate and welcome this outstanding class of inductees and their families to the Maryland Athletics Hall of Fame,” said University of Maryland Director of Athletics Kevin Anderson in a release. “This is always a special time to reconnect with many of our distinguished alumni recognizing their academic and athletic achievements.”
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