Athletics gala honors new Hall of Famers, athletic achievements

Rhode Island College, celebrating 80 years of intercollegiate athletics, held a major gala on Oct. 2 to commemorate the milestone. The event was be held in The Murray Center.

In addition to inducting four new members into the Athletic Hall of Fame, RIC honored the Five Greatest Achievements in its athletic history.

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Athletic Hall of Fame Class of 2010

Kenny Bliss '01

Tom Grzych '79

Toby Lindsay '97

George Webster '77

Five Greatest Achievements in RIC athletic history

Mike Bonora '08
• Men’s Basketball’s Current NCAA Streak, 2007-10

• Softball’s NCAA Streak, 2006-09

• Wrestling’s Five Consecutive N.E. Championships, 1988-92

• RIC’s Two National Champion Wrestlers: Billy Cotter ’96, Mike Bonora ’08

• NCAA Consecutive Win Streak by Nicole Riley '09