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Hall of Fame ceremony set for April 5

The Pima Community College Athletics Department will host a ceremony and dinner for its inaugural class of Hall of Fame inductees on April 5 at the West Campus gymnasium.

The dinner will begin at 6 p.m., with the ceremony to follow immediately after.

Individuals to be honored:

  • Larry Toledo, first athletics director
  • Horacio Llamas, men’s basketball
  • Abdi Abdirahman, track and field
  • Eddie Urbano, wrestling
  • Yuliana Rodgers, track and field
  • Stacy Iveson, softball coach
  • Maureen Murphy, women’s basketball coach
  • Rich Alday, baseball coach
  • Jim Mielke, cross-country and track and field coach
  • Ben Carbajal, head athletics trainer

Teams to be honored:

  • 2003-2004 softball, national champions
  • 1980 men’s cross-country, national champions

The cost to attend is $45 per person or $400 for a table of 10. For more information, call Jo-Ann Cattaneo at 206-6005.


Women’s basketball hosts signing party

The Pima Community College women’s basketball team will hold a signing party for its incoming freshmen on April 9.

The event will take place at the Arizona Riverpark Inn, 350 South Freeway. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m., and the class will be introduced at 7 p.m. Light snacks and refreshments will be served.

Incoming players include:

  • Alicia Jones, Palo Verde HS
  • Adrianna Barrientez, Palo Verde HS
  • Melody McLaughlin, Mountain View HS
  • Mercedes Gillon-Gant, Lowndes HS (Ga.)
  • Kendall Hunt, Maryvale HS
  • Julia Cooper, Catalina Foothills HS
  • Amanda Gamez, St. Gregory’s HS
  • Brittany West, Canyon del Oro HS
  • Alexa Arndt, Sabino HS

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