• December 28, 2008 was the initial induction of six athletes and four distinguished service recipients into the LaSalle High School Athletic Hall of Fame. Those inductees were:
     
    * The late Leroy "Jumbo" Soletner from the Class of 1949.  He played football and basketball.
    * Barry Pierson, Class of 1966, outstanding athlete and coach.
    * Ed Lester Sr., Class of 1973, standout in football, basketball, and track.
    * Barb LaTour, Class of 1976, basketball standout.
    * Wade Huskey, Class of 1980, wrestling standout
    * Colleen Colegrove, Class of 1986, track standout
    * Bud Vecellio, football and basketball coach
    * James R. MacDonald, golf and football coach
    * Tom Hamel, athletic trainer at LHS for 22 years
    * Herbert Hamel, unofficial athletic doctor at LHS for more than 30 years