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ORU Announces 2014 Hall of Fame Class

Courtesy: ORU Media Relations
          Release: 12/11/2013
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TULSA, Okla.-The Oral Roberts University Athletic Department will add three new members to its Athletic Hall of Fame, it was announced Wednesday. Former ORU student-athletes Andretti Bain (track & field), Steve Holm (baseball) and Ori Zuzic (volleyball) comprise this year’s class.

All three will be in attendance for the ORU Athletic Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony taking place at halftime of the men’s basketball game against Northwestern State at 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, January 25.

Bain (2004-08) won ORU’s first national championship in the 400m dash at the 2008 NCAA Indoor Championships. He went on to repeat as the 2008 NCAA Outdoor National Champion and was a three-time All-American for the Golden Eagles. During his career, he was a nine-time Summit League Athlete of the Week, and continues to hold the Summit League indoor 400m championship record (46.80). He won a total of 11 conference championships in four years. Bain also won a silver medal as a member of the Bahamas 4x400m relay team in the 2008 Olympics.

Holm (2000-01) was a Collegiate Baseball and Baseball America second team All-American in 2000 and was the conference’s player of the year and newcomer of the year. He was a first team all-conference selection both seasons at ORU and was named to the all-tournament team both years as well. He continues to lead the ORU record books with his 104 hits in 2000 and his .437 batting average, marks that are second and third, respectively, in the Summit League record books. Following his time at ORU, Holm pursued a professional career and played Major Leagues with San Francisco and Minnesota.

Zuzic (2003-06) was a two time conference player of the year (2005, 2006) and a 12 time offensive player of the week, shattering the career record for that honor. She was the 2005 Summit League Player of the Year and shared Player of the Year honors in 2006. She has the top two seasons in conference history in terms of kills, with 626 in 2004 and 611 in 2006. With 2,307 career kills, she is the only player in Summit League history to have more than 2,000 career kills and added 296 career aces, 93 more than second place.

Tickets are available for the game by visiting mabeecenter.com or calling 495-7ORU (7678).

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