North Hardin Athletics Hall of Fame


Official Nomination Form - - Due by May 1

North Hardin Athletic Hall of Fame

1. Complete the nomination form and return to:

North Hardin Hall of Fame Committee

Attention: Rick Skeeters

390 Browns Lane

Vine Grove, Ky. 40175

2. The information on this Nomination Form will be confidential and will be used by the

Hall of Fame Committee.

3. To be eligible for the Athletic Hall of Fame, individuals must have been North Hardin High School athletes, alumni, coaches, or contributors who have made significant contributions to the NHHS athletic program.

4. The Hall of Fame is organized to recognize, honor and preserve the history of those athletes, coaches and individuals who have influenced the Trojan Tradition of Excellence through their achievements and contributions to the NHHS athletic program. The Hall of Fame honors the achievements / contributions of these individuals as examples for others to emulate.


1. ATHLETE: Any person who distinguished himself/herself in the field of athletics while a student at NHHS. Criteria considerations should include All-State recognition, Kentucky All Star Team selection, individual State Champions, State record holders, All-American recognition, Pro-selection, outstanding college accomplishments, and college scholarship recipient or collegiate participant. Other considerations may be taken into account but may not take the place of the above criteria. Should graduates eight ( 8 ) years before becoming eligible. (Unusual / Exceptional circumstances may be considered. )

2. ALUMNUS / ALUMNA: Any person who distinguished himself / herself in the field of athletics after graduation from NHHS.

3. COACH: Any NHHS coach with five ( 5 ) years coaching at NHHS and who made significant contributions to the athletic program at North Hardin High School. The nominee must be inactive at NH to be eligible for consideration. Criteria consideration should be based on accomplishments that merit statewide recognition as well as significant contributions to the athletic programs and NHHS. ( Unusual / Exceptional circumstances may be considered. )

4. CONTRIBUTOR: An individual who has made outstanding contributions to the interscholastic athletic programs at North Hardin High School other than playing and / or coaching.

The Hall of Fame is organized to maintain the rich heritage and tradition of the successful athletic programs at North Hardin High School. In addition, it will serve as a means of recognizing, preserving and honoring the athletes, coaches and individuals who have made significant contributions to the athletic programs, other than the afore mentioned ways.

Many individuals have been influential in the Trojan "Tradition of Excellence" and have had exemplary accomplishments on the athletic fields and courts. The Hall of Fame honors the contributions and accomplishments of these individuals who are worthy of recognition as examples for others to emulate.

North Hardin High School will honor its 2007, 2011, 2012 and 2013  Athletic Hall of Fame induction classes October 11th and 12th.

The classes  will be introduced during the Trojans’ home football game October 11 against Iroquois. The next day (October 12)  at 6:00 PM, an induction ceremony and dinner will be held at the school.

The Hall of Fame selection committee accepted nominees through May  1 in four categories – athlete, alumnus/alumna, coach and contributor. The hall plans to induct classes of up to 15 inductees each year before switching to a 10-inductee yearly maximum after the 2014 induction.

The Hall of Fame committee plans to have its yearly induction ceremony following a home football game each school year.

Induction ceremony/dinner tickets will cost $20. You can order tickets by contacting Judy Bishop  at 351-3659.

For information on the North Hardin Athletic Hall of  Fame, you can call Bo O’Brien 270-737-4837.

Click here for nomination application:


2017 North Hardin Athletics Hall of Fame Inductees:

2017 Inductees

FR - Coach Joe Jaggers, Darryl Murray, Jodi Pence, Steve Yates, Cameron Ponder's wife, BR - Paul Gray, Lamont Duckett, Anthony Carter, Skip Daugherty, & Tom Gray. Thank you for your contributions to NHHS athletics


        2016 North Hardin Athletic Hall of Fame inductees: 

2016 Hall of Fame

Front Row:L to R   Huck Heighter, Football, Basketball and Track-Class of
1973;  Jay Tesar, representing Duane Klug, Soccer Coach;  Joe Kocher,
Baseball, Class of 1975; Ernie Patterson, Track and Field, Class of 1979;
Jodan Skeeters, Soccer and Football, Class of 2003

Second Row: L to R     Mike Biggs, representing David Biggs, Football and
Wrestling, Class of 1973; Teri Hatfield Hall, Cheerleading, Class of 1982;
Roger Biggs, Football and Assistant Football Coach, Class of 1971; William
Barker, Basketball, Class of 1982; Jason Booher, Basketball, Class of 1992



2015 North Hardin Athletic Hall of Fame inductees:

2015 Hall of Fame

Front row: Sandy Brock Skeeters(Contributor), Stanley Shelby (Basketball), Sandia and Russ Salvia accepting for Jared Salvia (Golf), Annette Williams accepting for Stanley Williams(Basketball)

Back row: Greg Blair (Baseball), Gerald Lowry(Coach), Johannesburg Boulware (Track), Courtney Crutcher Bell (Soccer, Softball and Basketball), Whitney Crutcher (Golf, Basketball, and Softball), Clinton Williams accepting for Stanley Williams (Basketball), Raymond Ward( Contributor)



2014 North Hardin Athletic Hall of Fame inductees:Displaying 2014hall.JPG

Nathan M. Adcock; Baseball                            Ron Bevars; Coach

Timothy P. Boggess, Wrestling                            Troy Hawkins; Golf

Harold “Bubba” Dennis; Football, Soccer, Track                Daniel “Dinky” Holmes; Track    

James “Jimmy” Holmes; Football, Track                    James Jones; Basketball, Track

Victoria L. King McCray; Track                        Philip W. McCamish; Wrestling

Raymond McLaurin; Football, Track                    Arvil D. Myers; Wrestling

Doug Mings; Baseball                          Chuck Moore; Football, Basketball, Baseball

Lisa Villanueva Madden; Basketball, Softball, Cross Country


2013 North Hardin Athletic Hall of Fame inductees:

2013 Hall of Fame


Steve Bailey-Baseball     Hannah Clark McCauley-Track     Fawnda Cox-Track;Basketball Marty Fulkerson-Contributor           Brian Herzog-Baseball Bernie Howard-Tennis     Crad Jaggers-Baseball; Football; Basketball         Ladislav (Laddie) Novak-Contributor       Charlie Lynch-Football; Coach Denell Whelan-Baseball     Barbara Proffitt-Contributor   Greg Skeeters-Wrestling             Ray Story-Contributor                Marvin Watts-Basketball    


            2012 North Hardin Athletic Hall of Fame inductees:

   2012 Hall of Fame

Bruce Atcher-Basketball            Judy Bishop-Matmaid Sponsor; Contributor                Barry Bonifield-Golf                      James Boulware-Basketball; Track       Bernie McCamish-Wrestling                             Jose’ Cubero-Baseball

Edward Bowden-Baseball       Wendell Lyons-Basketball    Rudy McKinney-Football; Track; Basketball; Track          Ricky Morse-Wrestling        Debbie Roberson Cato-Basketball; Softball       Andre’ Woodson-Football; Basketball; Track           George Whidby-Baseball; Basketball; Cross Country                               Clinton Willisma-Wrestling

Andre’ Woodson-Football; Basketball; Track          Mike Skeeters-Track; Cross Country; Basketball; Contributor      


 2011 North Hardin Athletic Hall of Fame inductees:

2011 Hall of Fame                                    


Rick Baily-Baseball; Basketball                        Leonard Boulware-Track

Betty Conover-Basketball                        Jay Crawford-Wrestling

Dwayne Ellis-Baseball Coach; Cross Country Coach            Mark Fatkin-Football; Baseball

Jim Frame-Wrestling; Football; Baseball                    Tara Hawkins-Golf

Bernie Head-Track, Wrestling; Football                    Martha Lloyd-Contributor

Jimmy Smith-Wrestling; Wrestling Coach                Howard Stidham-Football; Basketball

Barbara Underwood-Track Coach; Swimming Coach                           Gary Valentine-Basketball

              Bo O’Brien-Track Coach, Assistant Boys’ Basketball Coach; Head Girls’ Basketball Coach


2007 North Hardin Athletic Hall of Fame inductees:

Ed Brandon-Wrestling                        Brett Burrow-Basketball                       Tanya Cecil Olson-Golf                            Neil Fatkin-Football           Eddie Hawkins-Baseball; Football; Basketball                    Joan Jackson-Track

James Jeter-Basketball; Track         Kelly Kirchbaum-Football; Wrestling         Todd Perry-Football and Wrestling                    Rick Skeeters-Football, Basketball; Baseball          Joey Stockton-Football; Basketball; Track                Robbie Valentine-Basketball