Minford Local Schools to Induct One New Member into Wall of Fame


The Minford Local School District is proud to announce that its 14th annual Athletic Wall of Fame Induction Ceremony will be held on Friday, January 31, 2020 during Boys Basketball Contest with South Webster. The induction ceremony will take place on the basketball court between the junior varsity and varsity contest. The induction will be preceded by a catered reception in the Minford High School Cafeteria beginning at 5:00. The public is invited to come and meet the Inductee at the reception.

The Class of 2019-2020 includes one new member: Jessica Adkins-Dalton

Jessica Adkins-Dalton graduated from Minford High School in 1998 after earning three varsity letters in softball and two in basketball. In her time on the hardwood, Jessica was a part of and SOC championship and two sectional championships. It is as a member of Coach Dianne Daniels’ championship softball teams that Jessica is most remembered. She finished her three year varsity career with a 55-11 winning record while maintain a sub 1 ERA. She struck out 506 batters and tossed four no hitters from 1996-1998. Jessica was also a career .309 hitter leading the team in RBI’s her senior season. She was named first team all SOC three times and was the SOC player of the year in 1997. She was named to the Southeast District first team three times and was the District Player of the Year in 1997 and 1998. In addition, Jessica was named first team All-Ohio in both 1997 and 1998. In 1996, she pitched the Lady Falcons to the state semi-finals. In 1997, Jessica and the Lady Falcons came one win shy of a State Title falling to powerhouse Tallmadge in the State Finals.

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