Johnsburg High School announced the first class in its athletic hall of fame this week. Plans for the Skyhawks’ Athletic Hall of Fame began in 2015 with the formation of a hall of fame committee.
The first class will be inducted Feb. 9 at the Johnsburg boys basketball home game against Richmond-Burton.
Johnsburg Hall of Fame inductees:
Member (Class), sports
Don Bentz (1979), football, basketball and baseball, also a former coach
Melissa Dixon (2011), basketball
C.J. Fiedorowicz (2010), football, basketball, track
Paige Fiedorowicz (2007), volleyball, basketball, track
Lora Jacobs (1980), volleyball, basketball, softball, also a former coach
Michelle McDonald (2008), volleyball, basketball, softball
Katie Parker (1995), softball
John Smith (2003), basketball
Jim Meyers, athletic director from 1978 until 2003, coached football, baseball, softball
2002-03 boys basketball team: Finished with a 30-2 record, won the Big Northern East conference title, won IHSA regional, sectional and supersectional titles, competed in the Class AA quarterfinals in Peoria.