WORCESTER -- The WPI Athletic Department, Poly Club, and Hall of Fame Selection Committee have revealed the inductees for its 36th class, which will be inducted as part of Homecoming Weekend on Friday, October 26.
The inductees (pictured left to right) include:
Jarrett Arredondo '10 - Men's Track and Field
Andrew Edelman '62 - Men's Basketball
Matt Fiore '07 - Baseball
Kelly E. Johnson '10 - Field Hockey and Softball
Jeff Robinson '11 - Men's Basketball
Bob Soares '86 - Wrestling
Additionally, the Frank C. Harrington - Class of 1898 - Award will be presented for the second time at the Hall of Fame dinner after being handed out previously at the annual athletic banquet. The 2018 recipient is current facilities manager Shawn McAvey. The Harrington Award is presented to a distinguished contributor to WPI Athletics over a significant period of time.
The evening begins with cocktails at 6pm with dinner beginning promptly 7pm in the Campus Center Odeum. Tickets are $50 a person. Invitations will be sent out in the next few weeks. You can also RSVP by visiting http://bit.ly/PolyClub-2018 by Friday, October 12th. For ticket information, please contact Pam Griffin (firstname.lastname@example.org - 508-831-5873)
Saturday will be a busy day with three teams in action at Alumni Stadium. Men's Soccer begins the day at 10am versus Clark while Football meets MIT at 1pm and Women's Soccer faces Springfield at 5pm.