Four individuals and two teams will be inducted into the Kalamazoo College Athletic Hall of Fame as part of the Alumni Association Awards ceremony on Friday, Oct. 20, 2017.
This year's individual inductees are Elizabeth Garlow '07 (swimming), Kim Hartman '03 (soccer), Judsen Schneider '03 (swimming) and Nick Lachapelle '00 (football). The 1985 men's tennis and 1995 women's volleyball teams are also being inducted.
Elizabeth Garlow '07 - Swimming
Competed at NCAA III Championships in 100 breaststroke, 200 breaststroke, and 200 individual medley (2004); All-American honors at the NCAA III Championships in the 100 breaststroke (2004); Two-time All-MIAA Team (2004, 2005); MIAA champion in 100 & 200 breaststroke and 200 free relay (2004); MIAA champion in 100 & 200 breaststroke (2005); CoSIDA Academic All-District IV Team (2004); At graduation held the following records - 50 free, 100 free, 200 free, 100 breast, 200 breast, 200 IM, 200 free relay, 400 free relay, 200 medley relay, and 400 medley relay; Team captain (2007).
Kim Hartman '03 - Soccer
Four-year starter and team captain (2002); All-MIAA 2nd Team (1999, 2000); All-MIAA 1st Team (2001, 2002); All-Region 2nd Team (2001, 2002); CoSIDA Academic All-American 2nd Team (2002); NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship (2002-2003) Hornet Records: Career assists: 47 (4th); Season assists: 16, twice (4th); Game assists: 5 (1st); 4 (2nd)
Judsen Schneider '03 - Swimming
Four-year Hornet letter winner; Knochel Family Award and Opie Davis Award (2003); Hornet co-MVP Swimmer/Diver (2003); 14 NCAA individual and team All-American Awards; Four-time All-MIAA Selection (2000-2003); Eight-time MIAA Individual Champion; MIAA League Record in 500 Freestyle (2001); 13 individual and team relay Hornet records (He still holds the 500-meter Freestyle record set in 2000.)
Nick Lachapelle '00 - Football
Four-year letter winner and team captain (1999); All-MIAA First Team (1999); All-MIAA Second Team (1997, 1998); USAfootball.com All-American Honorable Mention (1999); Selection to the USA Football Aztec Bowl All-Star Team (1999); Ninth all-time in sacks for Kalamazoo defense; “…and one pass interception that I take a lot of pride in.”
1985 Men's Tennis Team
NCAA Division III 2nd Place; MIAA Champions; GLCA Champions
Team Members: Scott Ackerman, Adam Bottorff, Jim Burda, Kyle Canada, Tim Corwin, Andy Eachus, Fred Fischer, Ed Garcia, Butch Gebhardt, Phil Harrington, Jack Hosner, Mike Lalich, Rob Miller, Mark Nayden, Alex Palladino, Mark Romerhaus, Dan Ryan, David Siegel, Chris Stokes, Rick Verheul, Peter Wack, Manager Heather Cowap and Head Coach George Acker.
1995 Women's Volleyball Team
NCAA III Regionals; MIAA Champions
Team Members:Christina Dudek Anderson, Elizabeth Powers Aurelia, Kerry Brown, Caroline Campbell, Leah Cole, Cara Marker Daily, Mary Helen Diegel, Anita Grinbergs Erkmanis, Julie Dicks Hilts, Beth Burgess Imbuzeiro, Peggy Kingsley, Amy Dey MacKellar, Susanne Faremouth Montgomery, Sarah Joslin Munch, Gayle Zywicke Nugent, Jennifer Stefanski O’Guinn, Allison Waldenstrom Ortigosa, Maria Parling-Wolfgang, Sara Keeler Ruiter , Stacey Saunders, Jessica Kenzie Spencer, Katherine Haffey Walker, Assistant Coach Tianren Zhang, and Head Coach Jeanne Hess.
For more information on past inductees, please visit the Kalamazoo College Athletic Hall of Fame web pages.