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Hartwick Athletic Hall of Fame Will Induct Eight

June 1, 2009

Hartwick College has announced its 2009 class for the Hartwick College Athletic Hall of Fame. The eight honorees will be inducted in a Wick Athletic Association-sponsored ceremony planned for June 13, 2009.

The Hartwick College Athletics community will gather in Stack Lounge, Dewar Union, at 5 p.m. for dinner and the induction of the next round of athletic immortals.

Scheduled for induction are women's basketball and softball player Stephanie Winn '99, football running back A.J. Pittorino '97, field hockey defender Nicole Rushton '97, swimmer Martin Engstrom-Heg '96, men's soccer midfielder Matthew Lawrence '96, men's lacrosse player Steve Evans '92, men's basketball forward Dave Versocki '90, and women's basketball player Marybeth Rath '83. More information about the 2009 inductees is available here.

With the addition of this year's class, Hartwick will have inducted 105 former student-athletes and coaches into its hall of fame. The Hartwick College Athletic Hall of Fame honors those who have made outstanding contributions to Hartwick's intercollegiate athletics programs. Its purpose is to perpetuate the memory of those who have brought distinction, honor, and excellence to Hartwick through their athletic accomplishments. Visit the Athletic Hall of Fame Inductees Archive to learn more about past honorees.

For more information regarding the Hartwick College Athletic Hall of Fame, contact the athletics office at 607-431-4700.

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Hartwick College is a private liberal arts and sciences college of 1,480 students, located in Oneonta, NY in the northern foothills of the Catskill Mountains. Hartwick's expansive Liberal Arts in Practice curriculum merges traditional liberal arts study, personalized teaching, and experiential learning approaches to emphasize Connecting the Classroom to the World. Add to that a wide range of off-campus internships, collaborative research, study-abroad opportunities, and a unique January Term, and Hartwick prepares students for the world ahead. Strong financial aid and scholarship programs keep a Hartwick education affordable.

Contact: Christopher Lott
Phone: 607-431-4030