MOUNT PLEASANT -- Six former Central Michigan University standout student-athletes are being inducted into the CMU Athletic Hall of Fame this Friday, Oct. 17.
The honorees include Ralph Darin (baseball, 1969-72), Laura (Farrell) Page (field hockey, 1988-91), Harry Richards (wrestling, 1984-87), Billy Smith (football, 1988-91), Jeff Tropf (men’s basketball, 1977-79) and Karen Wongstrom (softball, 1984-87).
Chippewa fans are invited to join the celebration at the Comfort Inn Conference Center in Mount Pleasant. Tickets are $40 each or $400 for a full table. They may be purchased at the CMU Athletic Ticket Office in Rose Center or by calling 1-888-FIRE-UP2.
A social hour with cash bar begins at 5:30 p.m. and dinner is served at 6:30 p.m. The induction ceremony follows at 7:30 p.m.
Cmuchippewas.com profiles three of the athletes today and will take a look at the other three on Thursday.
Ralph Darin, Baseball
Laura (Farrell) Page, Field Hockey
Karen Wongstrom, Softball