Tuesday, April 16, 2013

Midway College to unveil Athletics Walk of Fame Sat.

Midway College will unveil an Athletics Walk of Fame in the McManis Student Center Saturday, April 20 at 5:30 p.m. The display will include retired jerseys of former Midway College Eagles and a section honoring Miss Margaret Ware Parrish and the athletes who have received the award named for her.

The event will include retirement of jerseys of three athletes who will join 17 others in the Walk of Fame: Ashley "A.P." Parker (basketball, 2004-2008), all-time leader in rebounds and only player with more than 1,000 points and 1,000 rebounds; Mikeesha Prewitt (tennis, 1996-98), most valuable player both years, Parrish Award 1997 and All-American Scholar-Athlete 1997; and Lisa Warren (cross country/track, 1997-2000), holder of school records in 5K, 800m and 1500m and share of records for 4x400m and 4x800m.

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