Tumwater's fifth annual athletic Hall of Fame ceremony set for May 10

mwochnick@theolympian.comApril 24, 2014 

Tumwater High School’s fifth annual athletic Hall of Fame induction is May 10, when the school’s athletic booster club will induct four new members. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., with a live auction starting at 7. The induction ceremony will follow.

The inductees are: Jim Madison (Class of 1965; 11-time letter winner who held state discus record for almost 30 years, played football at University of Puget Sound); Scott Gurnsey (1990; three-sport athlete, all-state football player, led Thunderbirds to two state titles); Kevin Clark (1992; won five state titles in track, led T-Birds to two undefeated football seasons); and coach Deb Matuizek (1978-2003; volleyball and fastpitch coach, led T-Birds to 1993 fastpitch state title).

Advance tickets are $25 ($30 at the door) and may be purchased at the school.

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