It’s that time of the year when high school sports in Mesa is celebrated.
The 26th Anniversary Mesa City Sports Hall of Fame ceremony is on Monday, Nov. 20 with two different events.
It kicks off with the SRP Breakfast of Champs at 8 a.m. as the event brings together the past and present inductees at the Mesa Public School Services Building, third floor, Sedona Room. It is located at 1025 N. Country Club in Mesa.
That evening brings the inductee reception at Red Mountain, 7301 E. Brown Road, at 6 p.m. with the ceremony following at 7 p.m. Both are in the Red Mountain auditorium and is free and open to the public.
Here is the 2017 enshrinement class:
Aaron Keller, Skyline
Gencie Turley Bellus, Mesa
Preston Jones, Red Mountain
McKay McGrath, Westwood
Robert Espinoza, Mesa
Akil Davis, Dobson
Armando Sezate, Mesa
Amy Allen, Mountain View
Troy Davis, Mesa
Robbie Robinson, Mountain View
1997 Mountain View girls track, coach Joe Sullivan
1997 Mountain View football, coach Bernie Busken
1997 Dobson boys cross country, coach Kyle Sawyer
1997 Red Mountain boys golf, coach David John
– Jason P. Skoda is a senior writer for MyNewsMesa.com. Send Mesa-based story ideas to firstname.lastname@example.org.