Calumet High School Athletic Hall of Fame
Established August 25, 2012


The Calumet High School Athletic Hall of Fame will induct its sixth class on September 9, 2017.  The purpose of the Hall of Fame is to recognize outstanding accomplishments in the area of athletics. 

Nominations are accepted for those individuals who have had great success as an athlete, coach, or contributor/administrator.

 

 

Class of 2017
 

William Frantti   Wilbur Gray
 
     
Lori (Hendra) deBeaubien   Mike Hendrickson
 
     
Paul Hogan   Gary Taivalkoski
 

 

Class of 2016
 

Tim Baroni   Al Eckhart
 
     
Greg Eckhart   Tim Frantti
 
     
Kristin Hager Peterson   Carl "Cookie" Johnson
 
     
Joseph A. Savini    
   
     

 

Class of 2015
 

David Aird   John Aird
 
     
Howard Barrons   Karen (Crouch) Rastello
 
     
John Gipp   Matt Helminen
 
     
Jay Rowe    
     
     

 

Class of 2014
 

Gene Arntsen   Paul Lehto
 
     
Jackie Rowe   Joe Galetto
 
     
Gordie Frantti   Larry Danbom
 
     
Carl "Scuppy" Backstrom   Percy Wilcox  
 
     
George Oikarinen    
   

 

Class of 2013
 

Johnny Whittaker   William "Fred" Barry
 
     
Joe Mishica   Bev (Rouse) Lewis
 
     
John Sherf   Jack Mugford
 
     
Don McClelland   Ray Tiberg
 
     
Charles Uksila   George Brunet
 

 


Class of 2012

Heartley "Hunk" Anderson   George Gipp

 

 

     
Walt Kitti   Lyman Frimodig
 
     
Fred "Ojay" Larson   Holly (Anderson) McCullah
 
     
Wayne Sickler   Mike Usitalo
 
     
Dominic Vairo   Gerald Vairo
 
     

The Hall of Fame consists of three categories:

1.      ATHLETE:  Any person who distinguished himself/herself in the field of athletics.  The athlete will not become eligible until 10 years after their class graduates.

2.      COACH/ADMINISTRATOR: Any coach/administrator who distinguished himself/herself by making significant contributions to the athletic program at Calumet High School.  Calumet graduates who have had significant success outside of Calumet High School will also be considered.  The nominee must be inactive to be eligible for consideration. 

3.      CONTRIBUTOR:  An individual who has made significant and outstanding contributions to the athletic programs at Calumet High School other than coaching and playing.

 If you would like to nominate an athlete, coach/administrator, or contributor, please complete the Athletic Hall of Fame Application and return it to:

Sean Jacques, Athletic Director
Calumet High School
57070 Mine St.
Calumet, MI 49913