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Hall of Fame

Great Plains Amateur Boxing Hall Of Fame Members

1975

Harry Farnham

Administrator

Roy Feltman

Administrator

Jack Fickler

Administrator

Jake Nanomantube

Administrator

Wally Provost

Administrator

Bill Thomas

Administrator

1976

Harley Cooper

Boxer

Paul Hartnek

Boxer

Art Hernandez

Boxer

Ferd Hernandez

Boxer

Carl Vinciquerra

Boxer

Sammy Williams

Boxer

1977

Frank Cvitak

Boxer

Bill Nielsen

Boxer

Wendell Stewart

Boxer

Leonard Hawkins

Trainer

Charles Mollner

Worker

1978

Tony Drake

Boxer

Victor Marker

Boxer

Vernon Hixson

Administrator

1979

Joe Parks

Boxer

Jesse Salzar

Boxer

Floyd Olds

Administrator

1980

Roger Pelster

Boxer

Sammy Verse

Boxer

Bill Engel

Referee & Administrator

1981

Tom Cisneros

Boxer

Joe Drayer

Boxer

Dr. Jack Ewing

Doctor

Dr. Jack Lewis

Doctor & Administrator

1982

Jeff LeMair

Boxer

Paul Martinez

Boxer

Jimmy McKay

Trainer

1983

Pat Jefferson

Boxer

Bobby Weston

Boxer

Ron Robinson

Administrator

1984

Lamont Kirkland

Boxer

Bob Morley

Boxer

John Rohnert

Boxer

1985

Rick Kaiser

Boxer

Lance Kress

Boxer

Jack Guthrie

Trainer

Henry Jacoby

Administrator

1986

Clay Fisher

Boxer

Dan Klimek

Trainer

Larry Emery

Administrator

2004

Gene Buzzello

Referee

Stan Hollan

 

Boxer

Bob Huntley

 

Administrator

Ken Jackson

 

Trainer

Tom Lovgren

 

Historian

Ron Stander

 

Boxer

2005

Terry Christesen

Boxer

Randy Eckmann

Boxer

Norman D. Hamling Sr.

Administrator

Al Lowe

Administrator

Bob Ruiz

Administrator

Marce Vasquez

Administrator

Kenny Wingo

Trainer

2006

Ira Humm

Boxer

Robert Jumping Eagle

Boxer

Midge Minor

Trainer

Ralph Pelster

Trainer

Jim Radcliff

Administrator

SPECIAL AWARDS

1975

Geneva Fenemore

1978

Seymour "Cy" Seitchick

1978

Sammy Verse

1982

Marlene Belik

1983

John Rohnert

1984

Darrelt.Gruber

1985

Stanley Novak

1986

Don Lee

Father/Son Champions

1941

Vernon Hixon

175 pounds

1968

Dale Hixon

178 pounds

1947

Nelson Levering

147 pounds

1972

Levi Levering

139 pounds

1969

Charles Humm

178 pounds

1993

Ira Humm

Heavyweight

1975

Ray Menefee

125 pounds

1989

Tony Menefee

139 pounds

1971

Mike Wilson

132 pounds

2001

Sean Wilson

147 pounds

1977,1978,1984,1985,1987

Stan Holan

1977-1978: Hwt; 1984,1985,1987: Shwt

2003

Marcus Holan

178 pounds

Longest Time Between First & Last Midwest Title

1962 - Hwt

1971 - Hwt

James Williams

1948 - 147 pounds

1956 - 147 pounds

Rolland Jakes

1977 - Hwt

1987 - Shwt

Stan Holan
Won five (5) titles

BROTHERS THAT HAVE WON MOST MIDWEST CHAMPIONSHIPS

The Pelster brothers: Roger won five (5) titles, Junior garnered three (3) titles, Dick, Steve, Billy, Ted, and Ron captured one (1) title. These seven (7) brothers captured thirteen (13) Midwest Golden Gloves Championships between 1970 and 1981. This is a record that may never be broken!