Central Lakes College in Brainerd will induct four former standouts into its athletic hall of fame Feb. 19.
Brainerd High School graduates John Olsen and Tim Veith and Crosby-Ironton graduates Carl Hendrickson and Anthony Bonsante will be inducted along with members of the 1995-96 national championship women's basketball team.
On Feb. 19 the Raider women will play Vermilion at 1 p.m. Introduction of inductees will be at halftime of the women's game. The Raider men play Vermilion at 3 p.m.
Social hour is 5 p.m. and banquet at 6 p.m. Cost is $15 for a ticket to the games and banquet.
* Anthony Bonsante, 1991 CLC graduate, quarterback 1990 and 1991, current IBA supermiddleweight boxing world champion, lives and works in Shakopee.
* John Olsen, 1979 CLC graduate, played basketball 1977-78 and 1978-79 seasons, all-conference and All-Region 13 both years, CLC finished fourth at state his freshman year, two-time team MVP, Raiders won their Thanksgiving tournament for the first time his freshman year and won it again his sophomore year, went on to play at Division I West Texas State University, also played semipro basketball in Germany, lives in Nisswa.
* Tim Veith, attended CLC two years, all-conference and all-region in football and baseball his sophomore year; played one year of baseball at University of Minnesota-Morris and Bemidji State University, all-conference and all-region at Morris and Bemidji, fifth in nation in hitting at Morris, inducted into Brainerd Hall of Fame in 2002, driver for United Parcel Service, lives in Brainerd.
* Carl Hendrickson, 1974 CLC graduate, played football and baseball, ranked fifth in nation in scoring with 100 points as freshman, all-conference as sophomore, scored school-record five touchdowns in 1972 game against Itasca, as sophomore was North Division batting champion and all-conference baseball player, played football one year at St. Cloud State, inducted into C-I Hall of Fame in 1996, teaches at Forestview Middle School in Brainerd, lives in Baxter.
1995-96 women's basketball team
Nikki (Iverson) Mallak, Litchfield High School graduate, third-grade teacher/adult basic education teacher in Hutchinson
Tally Jo Satterlee, Litchfield H.S., Pine County social worker, lives in Braham
Tina (Bosch) Sarff, Brainerd, H.S., daycare provider, lives in Sartell
Amber (Thyen) Erickson, Pierz H.S., registered dental assistant, lives in Buffalo
Jill Casper, Isle H.S., youth program specialist for City of Minneapolis, lives in Brooklyn Center
Tiffany (Nelson) Krueger, Brainerd H.S., program coordinator for Waconia Community Education, lives in Waconia
Angie (Evenson) Tizzano, Pequot Lakes H.S., benefits administrator for Garvin School of International Management, lives in Surprise, Ariz.
Jaclyn (Klinkner) Fitzwater, Brownton H.S., homemaker, lives in Hutchinson
Jodi (Wikelius) Christenson, Aitkin H.S., administrative assistant at LBP Mechanical Inc., lives in Maple Grove
Angie Klockman, McLeod West H.S., Brownton
Nicole Stephens, Onamia H.S.
Carolyn Kotaska, Aitkin H.S.
Susan Beaulieu, Staples
Mike Bialka can be reached at email@example.com or at 855-5861.
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