Athletics Hall Inducts 5 at April 14 Event


posted February 19, 2018

The University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown inducted five more former student-athletes as members of its 11th Athletics Hall of Fame class on April 14 in the Pitt-Johnstown Wellness Center. 

This year's class includes: 

  • Carlos Buford '83 (Men's Soccer),
  • Larry Hohman '98 (Wrestling),
  • Casey Long '07 (Baseball),
  • Josué Nieves '00 (Men's Basketball), and 
  • Terry (Solema) Woods '85 (Women's Basketball).  

Pitt-Johnstown will also recognize all of the former Hall of Fame inductees and former student-athletes in attendance, as well as the 2006 Pitt-Johnstown baseball team that earned the program's first NCAA Regional Tournament berth.

Media coverage:

WJAC-TV: Pitt-Johnstown inducts five into Athletics Hall of Fame

The Tribune-Democrat: Pitt-Johnstown Athletics Hall of Fame welcomes new class

The University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown was founded in 1927 and is the first and largest regional campus of the University of Pittsburgh. Pitt-Johnstown is recognized by the Princeton Review as a “Best in the Northeast” college, by G.I. Jobs as a “Military Friendly School,” and by Pennsylvania Business Central as a "Top 100 Organization.” The distinctive combination of Pitt-Johnstown’s people, programs, and place results in exceptional performance in preparing students for career and professional success. Pitt-Johnstown is the regional leader, educating for success in the Real World.