The purpose of the Athletic Hall of Fame is to honor the achievements of men and women who have been associated with the School by recognizing those individuals who have made a major contribution to the success of the overall athletic program.

Kevin Mahan ‘87
Cross Country, Track, and Football
Presenter: Coach Mike Becker

Kevin Mahan ’87 will be inducted into the Palmer Trinity Athletic Hall of Fame for his athletic accomplishments in football, cross country, and track and field.  Kevin was a  member of the 1986 State Championship Cross Country Team and went on to become the 1987 State Champion in the 100-meter hurdles.  He also placed fifth in the state in the 300-meter hurdles and holds the school record in the 100-meter hurdles to this day.  Kevin was a 4-time All-Dade honorable mention in track and field and played quarterback for the school football team.   His coach, Mike Becker describes him as a “team leader, quiet, reserved, and serious.  He was a great competitor, yet modest and respected by his peers.”

Coach Marty Migliaccio
Volleyball and Softball
Presenter: Tammy King ‘99

Coach Marty Migliaccio will be inducted into the Athletic Hall of Fame for over 25 years of service to the Palmer and Palmer Trinity Athletic Department. From 1981-2006, Coach Mig led the girls’ Varsity and JV Volleyball and Softball teams to many victories. Her teams were Conference Champions countless times as well as district and regional champs, making it all the way to the State competition. Coach Mig is loved and respected by her players and greatly appreciated by the School for her dedication and commitment to Palmer Trinity Athletics.

PTS Athletic Hall of Fame Committee

Tom Magenheimer '78, Chairperson
Hart Baur '82
Jim Beverley, Former Coach
Deb (Friedman) Margolis '88
Andy Hessen '76
Denise (Cipriano) Hinman ‘91
Brittney (Hoffman) McCabe '99
Samantha (Evans) Moore ‘06
Gordon O'Neil '84
Jeff Rose, Coach and Former Athletic Director
Chris Sanz '04
Lee Sterling '81
Steve Veingrad '79
Ernest Robertson, Director of Athletics
Alexandra Cartaya, Director of Alumni Relations

Hall of Fame Inductees

List of 14 items.

  • 2018 Inductees

    Kevin Mahan ‘87 – Cross Country, Track, and Football
    Coach Marty Migliaccio – Volleyball and Softball
  • 2017 Inductees

    Coach Michael Becker – Cross Country, Track
    Kristen Titley ‘10 – Volleyball
    Jeff Greenwell ‘75 - Baseball, Soccer, Football
  • 2016 Inductees

    Coach Michelle (Brenner) Mondell – Soccer, Volleyball, Football
    Michael Haggard ’88 – Football
    Arasay Guerra ’06 - Volleyball
  • 2015 Inductees

    Joakim “Jay” Nordqvist ’79 – Soccer, Tennis, Football
    Jamaal Douglas ’03 – Basketball
  • 2013 Inductees

    Joe Hanko ’80 - Football, Baseball, Soccer
    Burford Smith ’81 - Athletic Department Manager
    Kevin Sanz ’01 - Football, Basketball, Lacrosse
    Coach Dave Hewett - Coach and Athletic Director from 1983-2000
  • 2012 Inductees

    Pilar Guzman ’76 - Volleyball, Softball, Basketball
    John Alger ’77 - Football, Soccer, Track, Wrestling 
    Ciara Michel ’03 - Volleyball 
    Samantha Evans ’06 - Volleyball, Soccer, Softball
    Coach Jeff Capparelli '76-'83 - Head Football Coach, Athletic Director, Softball Coach, Assistant Baseball Coach, Assistant Basketball Coach
  • 2011 Inductees

    Lee Sterling '81 - Football, Baseball, Track, Basketball, Soccer
    Craig Baur '85 - Soccer, Cross Country, Track
    Chris Sanz '04 - Football, Basketball
    1986 Cross Country Team
  • 2010 Inductees

    Steve Veingrad '79 - Football, Wrestling, Basketball
    Diana Fahmie '90 - Volleyball, Soccer, Softball
    Nathan Zeder '98 - Tennis, Basketball
    Kyle Rutter '04 - Baseball, Football
  • 2009 Inductees

    Liz Corson '78 - Basketball, Softball, Volleyball
    Cindy Gargano ’81 - Volleyball, Softball, Basketball, Track
    Hart Baur ’82 - Soccer, Track, Cross Country
    Reid Kline ’96 - Lacrosse, Football, Soccer
  • 2008 Inductees

    Perry Smith '85 - Football, Baseball, Basketball
    Ricky Jofre '90 - Football, Soccer, Track
    Sarah Ferguson '92 - Softball, Volleyball, Soccer
  • 2007 Inductees

    Gary Lesnik '84 - Football, Soccer, Baseball, Tennis 
    Dan Sarmiento '89 - Football, Basketball, Track 
    Charles Baumberger '94 - Football, Soccer, Track 
    Mark Oliver (Coach) - Varsity Baseball, Varsity Softball, JV and Varsity Football, Women's Varsity Basketball 
  • 2006 Inductees

    Joe Mancuso ’90 - Football, Track, Basketball
    Denise Cipriano ’91 -Softball, Soccer, Volleyball
    Preston Dickerson ’98 -Lacrosse, Football, Basketball
    Tracey King ’00 -Volleyball, Soccer 
  • 2005 Inductees

    Jim Maher ‘75 -Soccer, Baseball, Basketball, Football
    Deb Friedman ‘88 -Softball, Basketball, Volleyball, Track
    Mike Reynolds ‘88 -Cross Country and Track
  • 2004 Inductees

    Larry Householder ‘75 -Baseball, Basketball, Football
    Julie Waldo ‘78 -Golf, Volleyball, Softball
    Larry Jacobson ‘84 -Baseball, Basketball
    John Lederman '87 - Football, Basketball, Baseball
    Spencer (Shelfer) Moorman ‘92 -Tennis
    Campbell Walker ‘94 -Football, Baseball

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