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WFCA Hall of Fame

The WFCA Hall of Fame inducted it's inaugural class in 1980. Since we have honored those that have made a difference in football in our great state each year at the annual awards banquet. At the present time the Wisconsin Football Coaches Association Hall of Fame is located in Camp Randall Stadium at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and in the Atrium at Lambeau Field in Green Bay.

43rd ANNUAL WFCA HALL OF FAME BANQUET

SATURDAY, April 2, 2022

  • Reception:    4:30 p.m.
  • Banquet:       5:30 p.m.
  • Where:          Marriott West, Middleton
  • Tickets:         $45.00 each 

Tickets are limited. Send your check payable to the WFCA, PO Box 8, Poynette, WI 53955.  

WFCA HALL OF FAME CLASS OF 2022

Head Coaches
Rodney Wedig – Almond-Bancroft, Big Foot, Beloit Memorial, Milton
Jason Piittmann – Kewaskum
Mark Jonas – Ashwaubenon, Hilbert
George Machado – Racine Horlick, Pius XI Catholic

Head/Assistant Coaches
Kevin Bullis – UW-Whitewater (College)
Larry Terry – UW-La Crosse
Michael Gregory – Edgerton

Assistant Coaches
Terry Schaeuble – Wrightstown
Scott Wotruba – Cambria-Friesland
Richard Kennelly – Superior

WFCA Awards

DAVE MCCLAIN DISTINGUISHED SERVICE AWARD -- Duane Rogatzki, Oconto Falls

NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL ATHLETIC COACHES ASSOC. HALL OF FAME 

Len Luedtke, Marshfield/Shawano
Jerry Schliem, Oconto/Milton

MARGE AND DICK RUNDLE POSITIVE INFLUENCE OF COACHING AWARD -- Patrick Wagner, Milwaukee Riverside

 

To view the list of the WFCA Hall of Fame click here. 


MEMBERSHIP

Three categories will be considered for membership.

1. High School. In this category we will honor those people who have been outstanding achievers at the high school level. They can be either a head coach or an assistant coach.
2. College. In this category we will honor those people who have been outstanding achievers at the college level. They must be native to the State of Wisconsin if their achievements have come in an out-of-state school. This includes players as well as coaches.
3. Citation. This category would honor anyone who has been an outstanding contributor to the football program in the State of Wisconsin. This includes members of the media, administration, trainers, officials, etc.


ELIGIBILITY

All high school coaches considered for induction must have a minimum of ten years of coaching in the State Wisconsin. Priority will be given to coaches who have been out of coaching for five years or who have coached until retirement age. Criteria for selection will be based on record, longevity, and service to WFCA.  A coach who has satisfied the above criteria and has reached the age of 50 can be nominated to the Hall of Fame even though he is still actively coaching.


NOMINATION

Any member of the Wisconsin Football Coaches Association may nominate a deserving coach to the Hall of Fame Committee. Once a coach is nominated, his name remains on the list for a period of 5 years. If not selected within the 5 year period, his name will be removed from the list.  In order to be reconsidered, his name would have to be resubmitted.

The member must furnish the necessary background information including records, contribution, etc. (This is very important.)

To nominate a coach or other citation candidate for the WFCA Hall of Fame, simply send his name and address along with a paragraph explaining why you think they should be inducted to:  office@wifca.org or PO Box 8, Poynette, WI 53955, We will do the rest! 

Note: Nomination Deadline is May 1st!  No Exceptions!  Nominations received after May 1st will be added to list of nominees for the following year.