The SMC alumni office is inviting Gael fans to attend a special pre-game dinner next weekend for the 2016 Alumni Awards and Athletic Hall of Fame induction prior to the Saint Mary’s men’s basketball team’s contest against Loyola Marymount.
The evening begins at the Soda Center with a 5 p.m. reception, followed by dinner, the induction ceremony and the 8 p.m. Gaels vs. Lions game in McKeon Pavilion. Tickets to the dinner are $50 ($25 for GOLD Alumni). Game tickets are not included. Those can be purchased here or by calling the SMC Athletic Ticket Office at (925) 631-GoTx (4689).
This year’s recipients include:
Odell Johnson ’58, Alumnus of the Year
J.G. Larochette ’02, Meritorious Service Award
Ron Turner ’79, Signum Fidei Award
Freddie Silveria ’11, GOLD Award
Nancy Gracey Richardson, Honorary Alumna
Ted Tsukahara ’62, Saint John Baptist De La Salle Award
Allegra Porter ’04, SMC Athletic Hall of Fame
Mark Teahen, SMC Athletic Hall of Fame