HAMMOND - The Hammond Sports Hall of Fame will recognize seven individuals during its 33rd annual induction dinner program March 12 at the Hammond Civic Center. During the induction program, the Hammond Sports Hall of Fame’s 28th annual Anderson-Peterson Family Distinguished Athlete Award will be presented to three 2018 graduates of Hammond schools.

The recipients of the Anderson-Peterson Family Distinguished Athlete Award are Hannah Hammar, Megan Sullivan and Jamari Washington. They were recognized for embodying the qualities for which the Hammond Sports Hall of Fame was established: achievement, dedication, citizenship and service.

The 2019 Hall of Fame inductees are:

Albert Carpen

Dan Hernandez

Larry Hines, Jr. 

Randall Lewis

James Murphy

Steve Runyon

Rudy Skorupa

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