Hall of Fame at KHS

By on May 13, 2011

Sophomore Danielle McCormack receives her award from Principal Fantozzi during the 2011 Academic Achievement and Hall of Fame Awards on May 2 at the high school auditorium.
Photos by John DiDonna

Rich Born (left) presents ten members of the 1976 Kaneland boy's track team with the Hall of Fame Award for Teamwork during the Academic Achievement and Hall of Fame awards on Monday, May 2 at the high school. Kaneland won the district track meet in 1976 with 72 points and qualified twelve men for state competition. Photo by John DiDonna


James C. Hannon, Ph.D., CSCS (right) receives the Kaneland 2011 Hall of Fame Award for Personal Achievement from Cross Country Coach Chad Clarey (center) and Superintendent Dr. Jeff Schuler (left) during the Academic Achievement Awards and Hall of Fame Induction ceremony on Monday, May 2 at the High School. Dr. Hannon is a tenured Associate Professor at the University of Utah and a 1988 Kaneland High School graduate.


Ronald J. Ackerman gives a speech after accepting the award for Extra-Curricular at the Kaneland Hall of Fame awards on Monday, May 2. Mr. Ackerman attended Kaneland High School, graduating in 1975. He played football, basketball and ran track all four years. He was the state champion in the 880 yd. dash and a member of the state champion mile relay team. In 2002, Ron was appointed Chief of the West Chicago Fire Department.