Wall of Fame
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About the Wall of Fame at Quincy High School
The Quincy High School Wall of Fame recognizes people in the following categories:
4. Staff-Coach, teacher, administrator etc...
5. Athlete/team (sports or academic)
QUALIFICATIONS OF WALL OF FAME CANDIDATES
1. General Requirements
To maintain the integrity of the Wall of Fame, the following criteria are established for nominations:
- Nominees must exemplify the highest standards of ethical conduct and moral character.
- All candidates will be judged on their significant and/or long-term contributions
- Acknowledged leadership in his/her chosen field or in the community
- Candidates may be considered for induction into the Wall of Fame after five (5) years after their date of graduation
- Candidates may be considered for induction into the Wall of Fame five (5) years after they have separated from the category in which they were nominated.
2. Team General Requirements
- Quincy High School WIAA recognized Teams will be eligible five (5) years after their championship season.
3. Required staff/teacher (Must meet one (1) of the following criteria)
- Five (5) years’ service to Quincy School District
- Exceptional accomplishment as a staff member
- League, District, State or Community Honors
- Outstanding service and contribution to Quincy Valley community
4. Required Team Athletic Accomplishments
- Must be WIAA recognized State Team Champions, WIAA Academic State Team Champions or Nationally recognized Team Champions.
QUALIFICATIONS OF HONORARY WALL OF FAME CANDIDATES
The Honorary Wall of Fame is established to honor those individuals, who may not have graduated from Quincy High School, but have been an exemplary individual in their contributions to the Quincy School District.
- Candidates may be considered at any time, based on their contributions that have brought honor to themselves, our school and the community.
- Candidates may be considered, but not limited for their contributions, role modeling, coaching, teaching or administration.
Nominees who pass the vetting process are sent to the selection committee for review. The selection committee assesses nominees’ positive and caring attributes, exceptional effort, dedication and achievements.
Any administrator, student, parent or community member may submit a nomination.
Nominations open in the fall and close in May.
- Bill Alexander
- Arnold Ybarra
- Mike Royer
- Cole Webley
- Colleen Atwood
- Bill Porter
- James Spence
- James Robert Woodworth
- Norma Petersen
- Manuel Ybarra
- Tom Turner
- Bill Sund
- Chuck McConnell
- Joe Downs
- Larry Spence
- Scott Alexander
- Stuart Hunt
- 1998 State Champion Baseball Team
- 2014 State Champion Boys Soccer Team
- David Alcala
- Abraham Flores
- Susan Yaw
- Pete Romano
- Suzanne Gregory
- Harriet Weber
- Brad Duda
- Chris Baumgartner
- Whitney Gregg
- Cory Medina
QUINCY, WA – July 26, 2023, Five outstanding individuals will be inducted into the Quincy School District's Wall of Fame for the class of 2023. The honorees are Brad Duda, Chris Baumgartner, Harriet Weber, Cory Medina, and Whitney Gregg, who have brought honor to themselves, the schools, and the community through their remarkable achievements and contributions.
Brad Duda, a former Quincy athlete, and graduate, holds a unique record as the only undefeated wrestling champion in QHS history. He excelled in multiple high school sports and went on to play college baseball. With several education degrees from three different universities, Brad's accomplishments are truly impressive.
Chris Baumgartner has been a devoted supporter of Quincy athletics and students for many years. After coaching several sports, including a successful tenure as the Head track coach, he continued to assist with athletic programs. Chris later became a school board member and has dutifully served for several years.
Harriet Weber is an ardent advocate for the arts and Quincy youth. Her dedication to the Quincy Valley Historical Society has allowed Quincy's elementary students to connect with local and state history. Harriet has also supported the arts such as the high school spectrum choir, fostering community engagement.
Cory Medina, a Quincy High School alumnus, and former athlete, represented Quincy in multiple state track meets. His school records in five events have stood for over 22 years. Cory has since become a teacher and coach for Quincy schools, contributing to the community's growth.
Whitney Gregg, a former Quincy graduate, and athlete, currently serves as principal for Ancient Lakes Elementary. Her past achievements as the 2A WA state pole vaulting champion and her exceptional character have made her a source of pride for the town and school. Whitney's influence as a principal, teacher, and track and field coach has positively impacted many students.
The five recipients were selected by a committee that consisted of community members, former students, and current and former staff members. Nominations were submitted electronically, and after careful deliberation, the selection committee came to a final vote in June.
Recipients will be inducted during halftime at the home football game on September 15 at the Quincy High School stadium. Plaques will then be displayed on the wall outside the Quincy High School gym.
Please join us in celebrating their accomplishments!
Quincy School District to Honor 2021 Wall of Fame Inductees
QUINCY, WA – August 5, 2021, The Quincy School District is excited to announce that five outstanding individuals have been chosen to be inducted as the class of 2021 Wall of Fame. Colleen Atwood, William “Alex” Alexander, Arnold Ybarra, Mike Royer, and Cole Webley have been chosen because through their achievements and contributions they have brought honor to themselves, our schools and the community.
Colleen Atwood is an accomplished creative talent in the field of cinematic costume design. Her accomplishments include winning four Academy Awards in Costume Design for Chicago, Memoirs of a Geisha, Alice in Wonderland, and Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them. Ms. Atwood is still active in the filmmaking industry.
William “Alex” Alexander is a former Quincy High School teacher, football coach, and Athletic Director. Coach Alex is the winningest football coach in Quincy High School history with 93 wins and is a member of the Washington State Coaches Association Hall of Fame. Coach Alex’s career at Quincy spanned from 1990-2014.
Arnold Ybarra was a beloved Quincy High School wrestling, football, tennis coach and Instructional support staff member. Arnold served in the Quincy School District for over 25 years and was known for his humor, kindness, compassion, and support of Quincy student athletes and programs. Arnold found a way to motivate students on the football field, on the tennis courts, in the wrestling room, and in the classroom. Arnold Ybarra took great pride in being a Quincy Jackrabbit and will be remembered for his generosity and gentle spirit.
Mike Royer was an athlete for the Quincy Jacks from 1975-1978, and still holds many individual basketball records. During Mr. Royer’s time at Quincy High School, he led the Jacks to 3rd and 6th place trophies at the basketball state tournament. Mr. Royer also earned 1st Team All-State honors in 1978 and continued his athletic career at George Fox University.
Cole Webley was a football player, wrestler, and baseball player graduating in 2001 from Quincy High School. Mr. Webley’s accomplishments include 1,000 yards rushing in a single season, member of the state champion baseball team, and a three-time state wrestling tournament participant, placing 2nd in 2001. Mr. Webley currently directs commercials in the television industry, which include commercials that have aired during the Super Bowl.
The five recipients were chosen by a committee that consisted of community members, former students, and current and former staff members. Nominations were submitted electronically, and after careful deliberation, the selection committee came to a final vote in June.
Recipients will be inducted during halftime at the second home football game on September 24 at the Quincy High School stadium. Plaques will then be displayed on the wall outside the Quincy High School gym.
Please join us in celebrating their accomplishments!