Hall of Fame Inductees, by Year . Search by Name

2016

ALAN VANCURA - Coach

BILL WEBER - Lincoln Southeast

BRAD HILDEBRANDT - Coach

CHARLES “CHARLIE” GORDON - Coach

CHARLES BORNER, JR. - Lincoln High

DON MEYER - Wayne

JIM BARKER - Scottsbluff

JIM TENOPIR - Contributor

JON MCWILLIAMS - Sidney

KEVIN RAMAEKERS - Norfolk Catholic

LAURA SPANHEIMER DECHANT - Omaha Marian

LINDA SCHNITZLER WALKER - Battle Creek

MIKE PURDY - Contributor

PAT HOBLYN - Coach

RANDY CARPENTER - Coach

RICK MEYER - Superior

SARAH SASSE-KILDOW - Lincoln High

STACY JAKUBOWSKI LONGACRE – Howells

TERRANCE BADGETT - Omaha South

TONY DAVIS - Tecumseh

Official
Jim Paige spent more than 50 years calling fouls and penalties in football, basketball and track at Nebraska high school athletic events. Described as “quiet, unassuming and hard-working,” Paige displayed a respect for athletes and coaches while maintaining fairmindedness in the implementation of the rules. Selected as the Nebraska Football Official of the Year, Paige worked a handful of state football championships as well as several state basketball tournaments. Primarily a starter in track and cross country, Paige has been a triple jump official at the state track meet for more than 30 years. In addition to being an active official, Paige has mentored dozens of young referees, bringing quality to the ranks of the profession. He has also been an observer and evaluator of officials for the NSAA.