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Ninety Six School District Hall of Fame

Ninety Six School District Hall of Fame 

  1. The Hall of Fame is for those individuals who have outstanding achievements or contributions in athletics, academics, arts, education, or in service to the Ninety Six School District, (including Ninety Six and Edgewood High). A Hall of Fame candidate would have received awards and recognition above the All-Region or All-Conference level in athletics, state or national honors in academics, arts, or during years of service as an educator, or has provided invaluable years of devoted service as a volunteer that added enrichment to the school community. 

These individuals will be of high achievement and good character. If a person is nominated based on school merits, they must be fifteen years removed from graduation. If a person is nominated for their coaching/director merits, they must be retired or five years removed from employment from the Ninety Six School District. If a person is nominated for their service to the school community, they must have at least ten years of service. 

  1. Candidates for the Hall of Fame must be nominated. There will be a deadline for nominations. The person completing the nomination is responsible for supplying the Hall of Fame Committee with all pertinent information that would serve to qualify the nominee for membership in the Hall of Fame. 

Nominating information should include all relevant statistics, awards and recognition. All nomination information must be documented through newspaper clippings, yearbook, etc. Statistics must be documented. Candidates cannot be considered without documentation.

The nominator is responsible for providing the committee with copies of the information. All photos, etc. will be returned but the committee cannot be responsible for valuable or irreplaceable items. 

  1. The Ninety Six School District has a committee to receive and review all nominations. 
  2. The Hall of Fame Committee will choose candidates for induction. In the first year of the Hall of Fame, there will be no more than 10 inductees. After that time, there will be no more than five inductees each year. 
  3. The winners each year will be announced and awarded at a home football game. 
  4. Hall of Fame Selections will have their photographs and accomplishments displayed at The Ninety Six Wildcat Multiplex in the form of a plaque. The Hall of Fame Members will also receive a plaque. The school’s athletic website will also have a page with pictures and information for each member. 
  5. Nominations will be accepted each year. The selection committee will then meet to discuss nominations. This committee will choose its own meeting times, and be ready to present its choices at the August meeting. The induction would be held at the pregame/halftime of a home football game. 
  6. Inductees and their spouse will be given complimentary tickets to the football game. All others who are present will purchase a ticket. 
  7. All persons who wish to nominate a candidate to the Hall of Fame must acquire a nominating form. Nomination forms can be found on the high school’s website ( All nominations must be returned to the athletic director by the end of the day on July 22nd of each year. No late entries will be accepted for this year’s nominating class.

Ninety Six School District 

Hall of Fame Nomination 

Legal Name of candidate: _______________________________________ Nickname of Candidate (If Applicable): ____________________________ 

(The following information should be provided on separate typewritten paper.) 

  1. Biographical information: date of birth, etc. 
  2. Graduating class of ________at __________________High School. 3. List the Activities that the nominee participated in at Ninety Six School District. 
  3. List all Honors and Awards received by the nominee. 
  4. Provide all pertinent statistics, etc. (Verification must be provided) Newspaper clippings, yearbook articles, etc. must be provided for consideration. (All information will be returned to the nominator but the committee cannot be responsible for valuable and irreplaceable items.) *This includes any pictures submitted for the award if chosen.

In a descriptive summary, the nominator should explain why the person chosen should be considered for the Hall of Fame. Please give all pertinent information that could be used to determine eligibility for induction. 

Include any additional information that could assist the committee in its selection of candidates to The Ninety Six Hall of Fame. 

All of the above information must be returned to The Ninety Six High School Athletic Director, Coach BJ Wertz, by end of the day on July 22, 2024. 

Name of Nominator: _________________________________________ Phone number: ______-______-________    Date: _____________

Email: _______________________________________________________                

Please contact Coach BJ Wertz at [email protected] with any questions/concerns.