The most recent list of women’s inductees into the Indiana Basketball Hall of Fame in New Castle has been announced. The 2016 class includes a high-scorer who is now a college biology professor, multiple Indiana All-Stars and the all-time leader in points and rebounds at the United States Air Force Academy.
A ceremony to honor the players, coaches and contributors is set for April 30. This year’s inductees are:
Deana (Moren) Baker – Bremen – Class of 1982
Debbie Bolen – North Judson – Class of 1988
Cheryl (Dowell) Crowell – Evansville Bosse – Class of 1985
Edna (Rochner) Hotell – Georgetown – Class of 1929
Mike Griffin – Scecina – Class of 1962
Luanna Faye Hill – Pike – Class of 1978
Melissa (Standley) James – South Bend St. Joseph – Class of 1986
Sonya (Carter) Washington – Gary Lew Wallace – Class of 1985
Dana Wilkerson – Anderson – Class of 1987
The 1986 Fort Wayne Northrop undefeated state championship team
Indiana Fever Silver Medal Award winner: John Harrell – Huntington – Class of 1964
You can connect to more information about the ceremony in New Castle and reception that will follow at Primo Banquet Hall in Indianapolis by clicking here. Additional biographical information about individual honorees can be found here.