Hall of Fame Inductees, by Year . Search by Name

2017

Anne Shadle-South Sioux City

Barrett Ruud-Lincoln Southeast

Carl Tesmer-Grand Island Central Catholic/Hastings St. Cecilia

Daryl Stovall-Bellevue West

Erin (Gudmundson) Haussermann-Kearney Catholic

Forrest "Frosty" Anderson- Scottsbluff

Jerry Stine-Omaha

John Miller-Chambers/Southern Valley

Kathy Mettenbrink-Centura

Kim (Behrends) Buckendahl- Chappell

Larry Bornschlegl-Hastings

Laura (Pilakowski) Buttermore-Columbus

Leodis Flowers-Omaha Central

Mark Wortman-Elkhorn

Renee Saunders-Omaha Marian

Scott Usher-Grand Island

Scottsbluff (Class of 1954)
The Nebraska High School Athlete of the Year in 1954, Knaub was a four-year letterman in track and a two-year letterman in football and basketball, earning all-conference and all-state honors. On the track, he established three state records and won all-class gold medals in the pole vault his sophomore and junior seasons and in the long jump his junior year. Knaub won the state pentathlon as a senior, but was injured at the state track meet. He helped UCLA win the NCAA championship in 1956 and won two conference long jump championships. He competed in the 1956 Olympic Trials in the long jump.