Rhodes Announces 2008 Athletic Hall of Fame Inductees


Publication Date: 7/2/2008

Five outstanding alumni will be inducted into the Rhodes Athletic Hall of Fame during Homecoming Weekend, October 3-4, 2008.  Leading the 2008 Hall of Fame class is Steve Becton ’88, Rhodes all-time leading rusher in football.  Becton, who attended Westwood High School, is one of Memphis’ leading community leaders serving as a Program Associate for Facing History and Ourselves.  Also being inducted on October 3 will be Bob Jackson ’56, Mark Wendel ’81, Amy Culpepper ’91 and Taylor Tarver ’98.

The 1977 Lynx Football Team, which compiled a 9-1-1 record and a top ten national ranking, will be inducted as a team.

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