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Hall of Fame Induction Reception

Story and photography by Joyce Taylor

The Kennon Sports Hall of Fame Building on the campus of MTSU was the site for the reception honoring the 2018 inductees to the Blue Raider Sports Hall of Fame. After beverages and light appetizers, guests were welcomed by Dr. Sidney McPhee.

Athletic Director Chris Massaro presented the A. D. Award to Dick Palmer, and Chip Walters interviewed each honoree, along with a coach or teammate, resulting in some great stories from their sports careers at MTSU.

This year’s inductees included Ralph Massey (football), David McNamara/ JuliusRobberts(tennispartners), DanielKlemetz(tennis), TarynDurham(Golf), Amber Holt (Basketball) and Marty Carter (Football). The actual induction occurred the following day before the MTSU football game. For more information about the Hall of Fame, visit

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