Hall of Fame Inductees, by Year . Search by Name

2007

Allison Weston - Papillion-LaVista

Andre Woolridge - Omaha Benson

Bobby Bass - Omaha Benson

Clarence Swanson - Wakefield

Dan Newmyer - North Platte

Dennis Logan - North Platte

Dewaine Gahan - Oakland

Don Kelley - Lincoln Pius X

Doug Phelps - Hastings

Elmer Dohrmann - Staplehurst, Seward

Erick Strickland - Bellevue West

Jeff Evans - Fremont

Jim Puetz - Columbus Scotus

Linda Carlson - North Platte

Mark Ahmann - Wayne

Paul Brungardt - Humphrey St. Francis

Randy Brooks - Omaha Creighton Prep

Ron Coleman - McCook

Ron Park - Millard North

Stan Parker - Bellevue

Virginia Stahr Gee - Centennial

Class of 2007Athlete. A 1924 Gothenburg graduate, Welch attended Berwyn High School until his junior year. He played football at Gothenburg and was a four-year letterman in basketball at Berwyn and Gothenburg, but track is where he excelled, never losing a mile race in Nebraska. As a junior, he won the mile and was second in the 880 at the state meet. He won the 880 and mile as a senior and competed in the National Interscholastic Track Meet at the University of Chicago, beating 53 runners in the mile under rainy conditions with a winning time of 4 minutes, 35.3 seconds. His only loss in the mile was at the Drake Relays. At Hastings College, he was all-conference in football and basketball his junior and senior years, and on the track, set the state conference records in the 880 and mile as a freshman.