Bethel-Tate Athletic Hall of Fame back in business

After a two-year hiatus, the Bethel-Tate Athletic Hall of Fame has returned.

According to Athletic Director Matt Koenig, the Hall of Fame committee is now asking for alumni to nominate people they believe are deserving for induction. Nominations are due by November 13 and the ceremony itself will take place in March of 2016.

Potential nominees are accepted in three categories: Athlete, Coach and Contributor. They must also meet some of the following criteria:

  • Must be of high moral character
  • Athletes must have earned at least two Varsity letters in the same sport or one varsity letter in two sports. In addition, athletes must have accomplished all league, all city, all-state honors of some sort or have school records in individual sports.
  • Boosters and or citizens who have had a major influence on the Athletic Programs may be nominated
  • Any past coach or Athletic Director is eligible upon retiring

Please note that petitioners must sign petitions or petitions will be invalid. Nominations may be emailed to Koenig at or mailed to the school using this address: 3420 SR 125, Bethel, Ohio, 45106.