CPS Athletic Hall of Fame

2023 CPS Athletic Hall of Fame

Thursday, October 5, 2023 at TQL Stadium

Cincinnati Public Schools and Activities Beyond the Classroom are ecstatic to announce the induction class for the 2023 CPS Athletics Hall of Fame. These individuals were nominated for their accomplishments throughout their careers as CPS student athletes or coaches.

The inductees will be honored with an awards banquet, held on Thursday, October 5th, at TQL Stadium (home of FC Cincinnati).

5:30 pm – Doors open / cocktail hour

6:30 pm – Buffet style dinner is served

7:00 pm РAward ceremony beginsare 

Tickets are available for purchase, at $40 each, and can be purchased here: https://t.ly/Mkhec

*Please note: Tickets must be purchased in advance, and will NOT be available for purchase at the door.

*Ticket sales will end at approximately 5:00 PM on Monday, October 2nd.

2023 Inductees

Living Athletes:

Gail Ash – Hughes – c/o 1986 – Basketball

John Deininger- Central Vocational – c/o 1957 – Diving

BJ Lowery – Hughes – c/o 2010 – Track & Field, Football, Basketball, & Baseball

Linwood Marshall- Western Hills – c/o 1979 – Football

Linda Norwell – Walnut Hills – c/o 1973 – Basketball

Mike Raita – Aiken – c/o 1976 – Soccer, Baseball, Basketball, & Football

Ed Shuttlesworth – Woodward – c/o 1970 – Football 

Kristie Veneman (Bradshaw) – Western Hills – c/o 1986 – Volleyball, Swimming, Softball

Coaches:

Coach Jack “Bear” Campbell – Football – Woodward (1962-1978), Walnut Hills (1979-1985)

Coach Lannis Timmons – Basketball – Western Hills (1995-2001), Woodward (2003-2013), Oyler (2017-2018)

Post-Humous:

Lucinda Applebury (Farris) – Aiken – c/o 1985 – Track & Field

Brian “Bam” Frazier- Woodward – c/o 1982 – Football & Baseball

Ralph Crosthwaite – Western Hills – c/o 1954 – Basketball

Donald Rosenthal – Hughes – c/o 1950 – Swimming

To view previously inducted classes of the CPS Athletic Hall of Fame, please click here: https://www.cps-k12.org/Page/590