The Lakewood Rangers Education Foundation supports three distinct halls of fame honoring graduates and staff of the Lakewood City Schools. The Distinguished Alumni Hall of Fame (est. 1986) honors graduates for their personal and professional achievements. The Athletic Hall of Fame (est. 1987) honors student athletes and coaches for their accomplishments in sports. The Staff Hall of Fame (est. 1991) honors staff members for their contributions to the Lakewood City School District. 

 

2017 Hall Of FAME INDUCTEES

Athletic 

Neil Anderson '06       David Brinkman '88     John Brinkman '78     Coach Kevin Fell

Distinguished 

Jim Brinkman '76     Gordon Geiger '75     Charles (Chas) Geiger '70    Cynthia Friedmann '78, Barbara Kakiris '93        George Vlosich '97

Staff  

Marjorie Dusenbury Hildebrandt '68       Marilyn Neal Housley (posthumous honor)  

           Melanie Wightman

2017 Hall of Fame Festivities  

Induction Ceremony, Thursday September 7 @ 7pm, Lakewood Civic Auditorium. Hosted by James Wooley '75 (2015 Inductee) 

Ceremony is free and open to the public. Dessert reception immediately following.

 Hall of Fame Weekend Pre-Game Tailgate Party,  Friday September 8 @ 5:30pm Lakewood Stadium, North Tennis Courts (Rain site tbd)

Hall of Fame Inductees will be honored on the field prior to the game. 

$25/individual; $50/Family (2 adults and 2 children, age 12 or under) Ticket includes food and beverages at the tailgate party and ticket to the game.  

Purchase your Tailgate Party ticket(s) here 

 

NOMINATION FORMS

Nominations forms for Distinguished, Athletic and Staff Hall of Fame Honorees are generally accepted beginning March through April. Submit completed forms to the Lakewood Rangers Education Foundation, 14100 Franklin Blvd. Lakewood, OH 44107.

  • Distinguished Alumni Hall of Fame - Click here for the nomination form.
  • Athletic Hall of Fame - Click here for the nomination form.
  • Staff Hall of Fame - Click here for the nomination form.

The Lakewood Rangers Education Foundation Board of Trustees appoints a Hall of Fame Steering Committee comprised of foundation trustees and Hall of Fame members. A subcommittee is formed for each Hall of Fame, is chaired by a board member and is comprised of both alumni and current or former Lakewood City Schools’ staff members. 

 

Past Inductees

For a comprehensive list of all Distinguished inductees, click here.

For a comprehensive list of all Athletic inductees, click here.

For a comprehensive list of all Staff inductees, click here