by Dennis Dalman
Anyone who wants to attend the Sartell High School Hall of Fame Induction Banquet can purchase advance tickets at the Sartell High School Activities Office at 320-656-3717. The tickets must be purchased in advance, not at the door the day of the banquet.
The event will take place starting at 4:15 p.m. Friday, Sept. 20 at Mulligan’s with the full-course meal starting at 6 p.m. Each of the Hall of Fame inductees will have a chance to give a speech of up to three minutes at the banquet.
The entire day and evening of Sept. 20 will be filled with various events to honor the inductees. At 2 p.m., the inductees will meet school administrators and take a tour of the high school. At 2:45 p.m. there will be an all-school pep fest during which inductees will be recognized for their accomplishments. At 3:30 p.m. there will be a social gathering for inductees and their families.
After the banquet, inductees and others will attend the varsity football game at Sabre Field, the Sartell Sabres vs. the Bemidji Lumberjacks. The inductees will be introduced to the crowd at half-time.
After the game, there will be the Fall Social of the Sartell Booster Club at Mulligan’s. That meeting will start at 9 p.m.
There are 13 inductees this year into the Sartell Hall of Fame. The inductees are Stacie Oistad Aamlid, coach Dave Angell, Sarah Bohlsen, Brad Determan, Steve Kimble, Chris Pikus, Teresa (Smoley) Pilarski, Ted Plombon, Ted Ruzanic, Sarah Schellinger, Brian Stucke and Mike Trewick. The Distinguished Service Award will be presented to Tom Jensen.