A Message from Our President

On behalf of our Board of Directors, I would like to thank all of you for helping us welcome tonight’s inductees into the 54th class of the Bob Elias Kern County Sports Hall of Fame.

All four of these gentlemen are outstanding individuals in their respective athletic endeavors, two great athletes, and two remarkable benefactors. They have represented and continue represent this city, county, state and nation with dignity and distinction.

We hope you enjoy tonight's ceremony and once again thank you for your support.

Including tonight’s honorees, 225 individuals have been inducted into the Bob Elias Kern County Sports Hall of Fame. Congratulations to Ryan Mathews, Casey Mears, Jerry Scott and Scott Semar.

We hope you enjoy tonight’s ceremony and once again thank you for your support

Chad Manning
President
Bob Elias Kern County Sports Hall of Fame

Officers


Chad Manning President

Mike Keese First Vice President

Jeff Showers Secretary

Gary Hoetker Treasurer

Directors


  • Tom Anchordoquy
  • Sean Barker

  • Wes Bradford

  • Ed Dorsey

  • Nick Ellis

  • Jeff Evans

  • Roger Fessler

  • Joan Finch

  • Angelo Haddad

  • Bill Ver Huel

  • Greg Kerr

  • Howdy Miller

  • Dr. Joseph Nunez

  • John Pavletich

  • Greg Showers

  • Sarah Slayton-Price
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Directors Emeriti

* Deceased

  • Merv Alexander *
  • Don Barkley *
  • Gil Bishop *
  • Les Carpenter *
  • Gerald Congdon *
  • Charles Craig
  • David Fanucchi *
  • Doug Finley
  • Charles Graviss *
  • Don Harrison *
  • Bob Hampton *
  • Don Hart *
  • Moss Henken *
  • Russ Kniffen
  • Cliff Loader *
  • Earle Gibbons *
  • Rich Kellenberger* *
  • Herb Loken *
  • Harold Matlock *
  • Pat Mills
  • Woody Morrison
  • Dave Parker *
  • Larry Press
  • Herman Riese *
  • Don Robesky *
  • Richard Russell
  • Fred Strickler, Sr. *
  • Harold Taber, Jr.
  • Ralph Zellers *