BALTIMORE, Md. (Sept. 22, 2022) — Morgan State University is pleased to announce its 2022 induction class into the Varsity “M” Club Athletic Hall of Fame. The group – comprised of 10 individuals and two historic teams – will be formally inducted into the elite Hall of Fame membership.
MSU’s Class of 2022 is headlined by a cast of decorated athletes who are the epitome of Morgan athletic excellence: Eric Evans – Basketball (1974-78), Mary Frazier – Basketball (1978-83), Dorothy Buford – Volleyball (1997-2000), Lamont Germany – Administrator – (1979–Present), Gerald Huggins – Football (1976-79) Nathan Mumford – Football (1975-78), Nathan Mumford – Football (1975-78), Matthew Steeple – Football (1990-93), and Chauncey Wynn – Wrestling (1987-90).
The Hall of Fame Committee will also recognize two teams as Team of Distinction Award honorees. The 1979 Football Team, which posted a 9-2 record, won the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) Championship and went undefeated in MEAC play; and the Cross Country Team Coached by James Brown and Leonard Braxton. led to a 1990 men’s MEAC championship will also be honored.
The Varsity “M” Club Athletic Hall of Fame inductees will be enshrined during an awards banquet on October 9th, 2022, at the Martin’s West in Baltimore, MD. Banquet tickets are $100 per person and can be purchased online at www.eventbrite.com/e/
The Hall of Fame class will also be recognized at Morgan’s Homecoming game versus Norfolk State on Saturday, October 8.
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Morgan State University, founded in 1867, is a Carnegie-classified. high research (R2) institution offering nearly 140 academic programs leading to degrees from the baccalaureate to the doctorate. As Maryland’s Preeminent Public Urban Research Universityand the only university to have its entire campus designated as a National Treasure By the National Trust for Historic Preservation, Morgan serves a multiethnic and multiracial student body and seeks to ensure that the doors of higher education are opened as wide as possible to as many as possible. For more information about Morgan State University, visit www.morgan.edu.