Four of Hawaii’s greatest athletes will be inducted into the Hawaii Sports Hall of Fame tomorrow evening and will be recognized for the accomplishments they’ve achieved over their respective careers.
The 2018 inductees will be Clarissa Chun, an Olympic medalist in wrestling; Clay Stanley, an Olympic medalist in volleyball; Dean Wilson, a world champion golfer and Shane Victorino, a world champion baseball player.
Chun, a bronze medalist in the 2012 London Olympics, was raised in Kapolei and won five junior national championships before she tried wrestling in her junior year at Roosevelt High School. She captured the state wrestling title in 1998.
Stanley, a gold medalist in the 2008 Beijing Olympics, was raised in Honolulu and participated in three Olympic games (Athens 2004, Beijing 2008, London 2012). Stanley is Kaiser High School and University of Hawaii graduate.
Wilson, a PGA Tour winner, was raised in Kaneohe. He turned professional in 1992 after graduating from Brigham Young University and has won six times on the Japan Golf Tour in addition to his one PGA Tour victory.
Victorino, a Wailuku native, has won the World Series twice in 2008 and 2013 in addition to his three Gold Glove Awards and two MLB All-Star Game appearances.
The banquet will run from 4:30-8:30 p.m. with the formal induction ceremony beginning at 7:20 at the the Honolulu Country Club.
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