Individuals nominated for the Athletic Hall of Fame must have been outstanding athletes or coaches at Luther; have demonstrated strong contributions to family, community, and career; and have graduated at least 10 years prior to the induction year. Nominees may be living or dead.
Luther also considers additional factors such as how the nominee has exemplified the ideals of the Christian faith in his/her life, service to Luther, and service to athletics after graduation.
Inductees are typically honored at Homecoming during an anniversary year of their graduation. For the fall of 2021, for example, Luther is seeking nominees from classes ending in a "1" or "6."
All nominations are confidential and will be acted upon by the Hall of Fame Committee. Nominees will be notified only if they have been selected to receive the award.
Honorees for 2020 are:
Athletics Meritorious Service Award Recipient:
Nomination deadline for Homecoming 2021 is Feb. 1, 2021.
Letters of nomination my be mailed to: Luther College Director of Sports Information, 700 College Drive, Decorah, Iowa, 52101