Be on the lookout for our Friday Hall of Famer Spotlight each week!
Be sure to click on our Throw Back Thursday link and see where the road takes us in Windsor Locks athletic history…..
This week’s spotlight is Class of 2011 inductee Jason Hamley.
RECENT NEWS & NOTES
August 10, 2019. WL Raiders Baseball Alumni had their second annual weekend. Golf on Friday August 9th at Gillette Ridge followed by a spirited game on Saturday August 10th at Bob O’Connor Field at Veteran’s Park. Team Farr defeated Team Sullivan 4-2 behind the play of Jonnathan Oliveira, Brian Cooper and Jordan Copes.
July 16, 2019. Some WLHS Raider and WLAHOF connections to two of the final four Little League 9-11 state finalists.
Simsbury’s Section 2 Champs are coached by WLAHOF Class of 2009 inductee Mike Mascaro. Mike coaches his son John.
Section 3 Champs feature Jacob Jablonowski, the son of former Raider standout Gianna Hamley Jablonowski. Jacob’s Uncle Jason Hamley is a Class of 2011 WLAHOF inductee and also was a star member of the Class of 2014 Inductee 1990 State Champion soccer team.
Congrats boys and parents. Good luck Sunday.
July 2, 2019: Class of 2006 inductee Lori Chapman Longfritz will be speaking and signing copies of her book “Alone at Dawn” July 2nd, 6 PM at the WL Town Hall. Lori’s book details the ordeal her brother John (Class of 2018) faced in Afghanistan before being killed by the enemy. Tech Sgt. Chapman’s bravery earned him a posthumous Medal of Honor.
April 29, 2019: Congrats to WLAHOF Class of 2007 inductee Larry Lichstein. Larry is being inducted in the United States Bowling Congress Hall of Fame in the Pioneer Category at their Annual Meeting and Convention in Las Vegas. Congrats Larry!!! Click here for more info: USBC Hall of Fame
March 20, 2019: Congrats to WL’s Justin Mazza and Mary Jane Hussey (WLAHOF Class of 2018) for their awards . At the 1st Annual Special Olympics Connecticut Awards dinner, Justin received the Hall of Fame Inductee Eunice Kennedy Shriver Award. Justin represented Team CT and WL in Seattle in July. Justin won a silver medal in the 3000m, was sixth in the 500m and helped the 4X100 relay team gain a fourth place finish. Mary Jane represented Windsor Locks which was honored with the Outstanding Local Program Award.
DATES TO REMEMBER 2019
FRIDAY AUGUST 9TH & SATURDAY AUGUST 10THThe second annual WL Raiders Baseball Alumni Weekend. Golf outing on the 9th at Gillette Ridge Golf Course; baseball game on the 10th. For more details as they happen check out the event’s Facebook page.
SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 14TH
16TH ANNUAL WLAHOF GOLF TOURNAMENT
4 person scramble
Suffield Country Club 12:30
WLHS Raider Alumni Sponsor: $25
Hole Sponsor: $75
Golf fee donation payable via cash at registration or pay by September 13th via PAYPAL. Choose “2019 Golf Tournament Green Fee” from the drop down menu.
Golf fee includes: Green/Cart Fees, Tournament Prizes, Lunch & Dinner, Hole-in-One Contes, Putting Contest, Multiple Prize Raffles.
Advertising Opportunities Available: Hole & Tee Sponsors @ $75.00
The golf tournament is our major fundraiser to support our WLHS Dollars for Scholars fund. The WLAHOF awards scholarships to graduating Windsor Locks High School Raider athletes annually.
FRIDAY NOVEMBER 29TH
The WLAHOF welcomes the Class of 2019 in our annual induction ceremony. Be sure to stay tuned for details on the newest class to be inducted and ticket details.
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