Withrow’s water damaged gym floor is now replaced and ready for the Athletic Hall of Fame Game induction ceremony on Friday, February 10, 2017 at half-time of the Withrow–Glen Este varsity boys’ basketball game. Game time is 7:30 P.M. Mark your calendar now.
The Withrow Athletic Hall of Fame inductees are:
- Horace Pumphrey – Class of 1942 – 4 year Football letter winner, 1st Team All-City 3 years, 1941 1st Team All-State; and Track letter in 1942 before entering the Marine Corps in WWII.
- Joe Brefeld – Class of 1957 – Outstanding all-around athlete earning 7 Varsity letters – 3 in Baseball and 2 each in Football and Basketball before playing Football and Baseball at the University of Michigan
- Tyrone Hill – Class of 1986 – 2 year Basketball letter winner, 1st Team All-City and 3rd Team All-State in 1986; received scholarship to Xavier University and became a 1st round draft pick culminating in a 14 year NBA career.
- Brandon Hunter – Class of 1999 – 2 year Basketball letter winner. inside force on 1998 State Final Four team; received scholarship to Ohio University leading nation in rebounding in 2002-03 and drafted in NBA 2nd
- Skyler Willis – Class of 2011 – 4 year Volleyball letter winner (2010 Conference Player of the Year), 4 year Track letter winner (sprints/high jump on 2 State Runner-Up teams); received scholarship to Akron University earning Mid-American Conference and national recognition as a hurdler, high jumper, and Pentathlon athlete.