Our English Valleys Wall of Fame

EVHS Principal Brad Breon established the English Valleys Wall of Fame in the entrance of the high school in 2002. In order to be placed in the Wall of Fame, the person must have won a state individual event, or have been a 1st team all state selection, or made a select team at the state level as a student at English Valleys.

The individuals shown on the wall are Lonnie Rogers, Gary Hollingsworth, John Reed, Ron Miller, Donna Ross, Joe Strohman, Dan Bauer, Michael Bucher, Dick Morrison, David Morrison, Mark Miller, Dennis Chittick, Chad Allen, John Evans, Shawn Allen, Spencer Achenbach, Justin Smith, Shaun Ritchie, Dustin Tippie, Ean Caskey, Shaun Kukuzke, Tyler Lown, Kyle Wade, Dana Wilkerson, Greg O'Rourke, Todd Achenbach, Brian Fischer, Adam Gent, Brianna Morrison, Nathan Redlinger, Katie Jensen, Adam Kolosik, Samantha Valentine, and Luke Morrison.

Here are their many accomplishments:

Lonnie Rogers 1956-1960
1959 –- State Indoor Long Jump Champion 21' 3 1/2"”
1960 –- State Indoor Long Jump Champion 22' 8 1/2"”
1960 –- State Outdoor Long Jump Champion 21' 8"”

Gary Hollingsworth 1956-1960
1959 –- State Indoor 440 Yard Dash Champion :53
1960 –- State Indoor 50 Yard Dash Champion :05.7
1960 –- State Indoor 440 Yard Dash Champion :50.7
1960 –- State Outdoor 440 Yard Champion :49
1960 –- State Outdoor 100 Yard Champion :10

John Reed 1960-1964
1964 –- State Indoor 440 Yard Dash Champion :52.8

Ron Miller 1961-1965
1964 –- State Indoor 50 Yard Dash Champion :05.7
1965 –- State Indoor 50 Yard Dash Champion :05.6
1965 –- State Outdoor 100 Yard Dash Champion :09.9

Donna Ross 1968-1972
1969 –- State Tumbling Champion

Joe Strohman 1971-1975
1974 –- State Cross Country Champion 10:09.5
1975 –- State Outdoor Mile Run Champion 4:25.7

Dan Bauer 1976-1980
1980 - State Cross Country Champion 10:09.6

Micheal Bucher 1978-1982
1982 –- State Football Shrine Bowl

Dick Morrison 1981-1984
1984 –- State Heavy Weight Wrestling Champion

David Morrison 1977-1981
1981 –- Iowa Shrine Bowl Participant

Mark Miller 1980-1984
1983 –- Iowa Shrine Bowl Participant

Dennis Chittick 1984-1988
1987 –- 1st Team All State Football
1988 –- Iowa Shrine Bowl Participant

Chad Allen 1987-1991
1990 –- 1st Team All State Football

John Evans 1988-1991
1991 –- State Golf Medalist Class 1A

Shawn Allen 1989-1992
1991 –- Academic All State Football

Spence Achenbach 1990-1993
1992 –- Academic All State Football

Justin Smith 1992- 1996
1995 –- 1st Team All State Football

Shaun Ritchie 1996-1999
1998 –- 1st Team All State Football

Dustin Tippie 1996-1999
1999 –- Dr. Pepper All State Team

Ean Caskey 1997-2000
2000 –- Academic All State Team

Shaun Kukuzke 1997-2000
1999 - Academic All State Football

Tyler Lown 1998-2001
2000 –- Academic Al State Football

Kyle Wade 1998-2001
2000 –- 1st Team All State Football
2001 –- Iowa Select Basketball Team

Dana Wilkerson 1999-2002
2000 - State 440 Meter Champion :59.1

Greg O'Rourke 1999-2002
2001 –- 1st Team All State Football

Todd Achenbach 1999-2002
2001 –- 1st Team All State Football

Brian Fischer 2000-2003
2002 - 1st Team All State Football

Adam Gent 2000-2003
2002 –- 1st Team All State Football
2003 –- Iowa Shrine Bowl Participant

Nathan Redlinger 2002-2005
2004 State Wheelchair Champion - 100m, 200m, and 400m
2005 - State Wheelchair Champion - 100m, 200m, and 400m

Katie Jensen 2002-2005
2004 - First team State Basketball Tournament Team
2005 - First team All State Basketball

Adam Kolosik 2004-2007
2007 - Academic All-State Football

Samantha Valentine 2005-2009
2008 - Academic All-State Softball

Luke Morrison 2006-2009
2009 Iowa Shrine Bowl Participant

If anyone knows of anyone who has been left off this list,
please contact Principal Van Roekel at the English Valleys High School.