Covington HS accepting nominees for 38th Athletic Hall of Fame class

COVINGTON — Covington High School is currently accepting nominations for its 38th annual Hall of Fame induction ceremony.

In 1984, the Covington High School athletic department initiated an Athletic Hall of Fame to honor those Covington graduates who have distinguished themselves in athletics. Over the past 37 years, Covington has inducted 88 members, 35 honorary members and six teams. This coming year marks the 38th year for the event.

The ceremony will take place Saturday, Jan. 9, 2021 at approximately 7 p.m., between the JV and varsity boys basketball games between Covington and New Bremen. The freshman boys game is scheduled to start at 4:45 p.m., with the JV to start at 6 p.m.

Anyone wishing to submit a nomination should do so with a letter to Covington Athletic Director Ashley Johnson detailing as much information as possible about the potential inductee. The deadline for nominations is Oct. 1, 2020. Please address letters to: Covington HS – ATTN A.D.; 807 Chestnut St.; Covington, OH, 45318. For more information, call the athletic department at 937-473-2552.