Hall of Fame Induction Process
Induction of Members
During Homecoming weekend, MA conducts an event that brings honor to the school by highlighting the accomplishments of its alumni, coaches, and friends. Specific information about the event will be communicated through the Advancement Office.
Submit a Nomination
Any alumni or friend of MA Athletics may nominate a person who meets the Criteria for Inductees.
Criteria for Inductees
A candidate (or team) for induction into the Minnehaha Academy Athletic Hall of Fame must satisfy the qualications in one of the following categories. Nominees may be living or deceased.
Former Minnehaha Academy graduates or teams who performed with excellence and lettered in a varsity sport, demonstrated good character.
Coaches and Administrators
A current or former Minnehaha Academy coach who has demonstrated exceptional leadership, character, and athletic achievement while coaching at Minnehaha Academy.
A person who has been an exceptionally loyal and devoted supporter of Minnehaha Academy Athletics.
The Selection Committee includes:
- The Principal
- The Athletic Director
- The Assistant Athletic Director
- The President of the Athletics Booster Club
- The Director of Alumni Relations
- Three additional members appointed by the Athletic Director
The Assistant Athletic Director will chair the Selection Committee.
Election of Inductees
The Selection Committee will vote on all nominees, and select a maximum, per year, of:
- Six (6) former athletes *
- Four (4) teams *
- Two (2) former or present coaches *
- One (1) Minnehaha Academy Athletic Booster recipient *
*Or none, if they so desire. All nominees not selected in one of these categories will remain on the nominee selection list for five (5) years.