CU Sports Hall of Fame banquet tickets now on sale

LEBANON -- Tickets for the 2011 Cumberland Sports Hall of Fame banquet set for 6:30 p.m. on October 14 in Baird Chapel are now available for purchase for $25 per person from the CU Athletic Department.

Five members will be part of the 25th induction class to the Hall of Fame, including former football coach Herschel Moore; longtime coach, broadcaster and contributor Mitch Walters; former volleyball player Kathy Palk Slaughter; and former baseball All-Americans Joe Fushey and Dave Beck.

Each of these individuals will be honored during the dinner along with Cumberland football coach Dewayne Alexander for his accomplishments during the 2010 football season, including earning Coach of the Year Honors in NAIA Region I and from the Tennessee Sportswriters Association.

Interested parties may purchase tickets for the event by calling Jo Jo Freeman at 615/547-1350.

The banquet is one of many activities scheduled for Homecoming weekend at CU, with a complete list of events and times found at

Complete biographical information on the five inductees may be found at