March 10, 1991 |
Homer Beatty and Bill Cook, who both coached football at Santa Ana College (now Rancho Santiago); Alex Omalev, who coached basketball at Fullerton College and Cal State Fullerton, and Bertha Ragan Tickey, who played on four national champion softball teams, have been elected to the Orange County Sports Hall of Fame. They will be inducted Oct. 29 at a banquet at the Disneyland Hotel.
October 29, 1991
Nine new members of the Orange County Sports Hall of Fame will be inducted tonight during a banquet at the Disneyland Hotel, where Merlin Olsen will serve as master of ceremonies. Bobby Knopp, Bertha Ragan Tickey, Dwight Stones, Bruce Penhall, Shirley Topley, Alex Omalev, Bill Cook, Homer Beatty and Pat McInally will be enshrined. Five others will be recognized with special achievement awards.
March 17, 1991
Bobby Knoop, Pat McInally, Dwight Stones, Shirley Topley and Bruce Penhall have been named to the Orange County Sports Hall of Fame. The five, who were active in Orange County after 1965, will be inducted at a banquet Oct. 29 at the Disneyland Hotel, with four others who were elected from the veterans list and announced last week: Homer Beatty, Bill Cook, Alex Omalev and Bertha Ragan Tickey.
October 27, 1992
Steve Busby, Al Carmichael, Doug DeCinces and Vince Ferragamo will be inducted into the Orange County Sports Hall of Fame tonight during a banquet at the Disneyland Hotel. Ed Arnold, a KTLA-TV Channel 5 sportscaster, will serve as master of ceremonies. In addition to the inductions, there will be four special awards honoring Hank Ives, publisher of the J.C.
July 23, 2001 |
What: "SportsCentury: Frank Gifford" Where: ESPN Classic, tonight, 5 and 8 This is one of the best shows in the "SportsCentury" series, but it could have been even better. The problem is, you can't profile Frank Gifford in one show. Three would have been more like it. There is Frank Gifford the football star. There is the broadcaster.
October 6, 1991
Four Orange Countians will receive special awards when nine new members are inducted into the county's Sports Hall of Fame Oct. 29 at the Disneyland Hotel. Becky McCafferty of Irvine has been named the winner of the Woody Dietch Courage Award for her work as spokesman for the disabled. McCafferty was competing for a berth on the Olympic swimming team when a body-surfing accident permanently confined her to a wheelchair in 1981. She was named Ms.