USTFCCCA Announces Coaches Hall of Fame Class of 2017

NEW ORLEANS – The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) announced Tuesday the six coaches who will be inducted into the USTFCCCA Coaches Hall of Fame as the Class of 2017.

Amy Deem, Pete Farwell, Jack Hazen, Bob Kersee, Fred Samara and Patrick Shane will be enshrined in the Hall of Fame for not only their incredible and historic accomplishments as track & field and cross country coaches, but also the long-lasting impact their contributions have had and will continue to have on the sports.

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These six will be honored at the 2017 USTFCCCA Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony on Wednesday, December 13, at the USTFCCCA Convention in Phoenix, Arizona.

Started in 1995, the USTFCCCA Coaches Hall of Fame exists to recognize coaches who have brought great distinction to themselves, to their institutions and to the sports of cross country and track & field. Each of the honorees exemplifies the qualities of dedication to the sport, leadership and passion for their profession that serve as an inspiration to coaches everywhere.

USTFCCCA Hall of Fame Class of 2017