Kansas Sports Hall Names 10 to 2008 Class

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) _ The Kansas Sports Hall of Fame announces a class of 10 athletes, coaches and broadcasters it plans to induct in October.

Among the inductees are former New York Yankees Ralph Terry and Mike Torrez, and Dave Robisch, a former NBA player and All-American at University of Kansas.

Others will include Dick Knostman, an All-American basketball star at Kansas State; Ronald Moore, a football running back from Pittsburg State; and Deb Richard, winner of five LPGA events.

Phil Stephenson, a NCAA baseball player of the year in 1982 at Wichita State and Paul Lindblad, a major league pitcher who played on three championship teams, also were named.

Gary Bender, a sports broadcaster, and Les Davis, a longtime coach at Sedan high school in southeast Kansas, round out the class.

(Copyright 2008 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)


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