Athletics Hall of Fame Reception and Ceremony

Rockhurst Athletics Hall of Fame
Saturday, February 10, 2024 - 4:30pm
Pedrop Arrupe, S.J., Hall

Celebrate the Rockhurst Athletics Hall of Fame Class of 2024! Hall of Fame Day will include women's and men's basketball vs. Southwest Baptist and an evening cocktail reception followed by an induction ceremony. The event is open to all alumni and fans.

Hall of Fame Day Schedule

  • Noon - Women's Basketball vs. Southwest Baptist (Mason-Halpin Fieldhouse)
  • 2 p.m. - Men's Basketball vs. Southwest Baptist (Mason-Halpin Fieldhouse)
  • 4:30 p.m. - Hall of Fame Cocktail Reception (Arrupe Hall Lobby)
  • 6 p.m. - Ceremony (Arrupe Hall Auditorium)

Tickets & Sponsorships

Tickets include admission to the reception, ceremony, and food and beverages. Please note, only tickets purchased prior to Feb. 6 include tickets to the basketball games in the afternoon. If you purchased after that date you can get your basketball tickets at

  • $40- Individual Ticket (ages 12 and up)
  • $20- Kids (under 12)


Hall of Fame Class of 2024

  • Kara (Brown) Franke, '02 (Women's Volleyball)
  • Rich Grawer, '65 - (Men's Basketball & Baseball)
  • Mark Magee, '14 - (Men's Soccer)
  • Sarah Miller-Sell, '00 - (Women's Basketball)
  • Jim Sarcone Jr., '66 - (Baseball)
  • Coach Galen Struve † - (Softball)
  • Mike Tucker, '69 - (Men's Soccer)
  • 1993 Women's Basketball - Robin Baker, Carol (Boardman) Brown, '95, Christi (Budke) Rippy, '93, Cindy (Cernech) Hamilton, '94, Amy (Eck) Gansner, '94, Megan (Kampschroder) Laurent, '96, Nicole LaPointe, '93, Keri Laufenberg, Bridget (O'Reilly) Cantrell, '94, Tracy (Ruggles) Bradshaw, '96, Julie (Sapp) Mooney, '95, Maddie (Sorenson) Dyson, '97 †, Andrea Tinsley, '93, Samara Wenger, '94, Christa (West) Perry, '94, Jennifer (Wichmann) Franke, '96, Tracy Rietkze (head coach), Chris Miskec (assistant coach), Maryann Mitts (assistant coach), and Doug Nelson (assistant coach).

Questions? Contact Brent Blazek, associate athletic director, at or 816-896-5237