Hall of Fame
Illinois State Athletics Percy Family Hall of Fame

Illinois State Athletics Percy Hall of Fame: Letter K

Milton Kadlec Milton Kadlec
Inducted: 1972 Sport: Baseball, Football
Running back on Illinois State football teams that posted a cumulative record of 20-4-3 during his first three seasons ... led the 1950 Redbirds to a conference championship and a berth in the Corn Bowl Read More [+]
Henry Henry "Hank" Keiser
Inducted: 1985 Sport: Baseball
Retired in 1984 after devoting 36 years in the education field, actively coaching for 25 years, and 18 years as athletic director ... his final 24 years in education were at Normal Community High School Read More [+]
Cindy Kaufmann Cindy Kaufmann
Inducted: 2008 Sport: Basketball
Three-time first-team All-Gateway selection (1989-91) ... member of the Valley All-Centennial Women's Basketball Team ... played on Illinois State's 1989 NCAA Tournament team Read More [+]
Richard Kavanagh Richard Kavanagh
Inducted: 1974 Sport: Baseball, Basketball, Football, Track & Field
Lettered in four sports (baseball, basketball, football, and track) ... captain in both football and basketball ... led the Redbirds to the Little Nineteen Championship his senior year Read More [+]
Irene 'Pepper' Kerwin Irene "Pepper" Kerwin
Inducted: 1978 Sport: Softball
Member of the Illinois Amateur Softball Hall of Fame ... best noted for her career with the Pekin Lettes from 1956-1972 Read More [+]
Larry Kindred Larry Kindred
Inducted: 1973 Sport: Baseball, Basketball
Three-year letterwinner in basketball and four-year letterwinner in baseball ... led the Redbirds to three-consecutive conference championship in basketball Read More [+]
Richard Kirgan Richard Kirgan
Inducted: 1975 Sport: Swimming & Diving
Four-year swimming letterwinner ... Interstate Conference Most Outstanding Swimmer as a junior and senior Read More [+]
Bill Kirkendahl Bill Kirkendahl
Inducted: 1996 Sport: Golf
Four-year golf letterwinner ... led his team to the NCAA Tournament Division I level his senior year Read More [+]
Tom Klein Tom Klein
Inducted: 1977 Sport: Baseball
Voted Most Outstanding Player of the 1969 NCAA College Division World Series when he had seven hits in 13 at bats and six RBI during Illinois State's three-game series sweep for the national title ... finished career with a .349 batting average Read More [+]
Marian Kneer Marian Kneer
Inducted: 1976 Sport: Educator, Multi-sport athlete
Honors graduate of 1949 ... member of the Illinois State Amateur Softball Hall of Fame ... caught for five state champion teams with the Peoria Caterpillar Dieselettes Read More [+]
Helen 'Susie' Knierim Helen "Susie" Knierim
Inducted: 1979 Sport: Educator, Multi-sport athlete
1966-67 Fulbright Scholar at University of Baghdad ... coached at Lake Forest High School and in college at Hanover, UW-Whitewater and Slippery Rock Read More [+]
Robert Koehler Robert Koehler
Inducted: 1983 Sport: Wrestling
Wrestling coach at Illinois State from 1964-74 ... amassed a 103-39-5 record and won 5 IIAC championships Read More [+]
Claude Kracik Claude Kracik
Inducted: 1985 Sport: Baseball
Four-year baseball letterwinner ... all-conference third baseman his sophomore and junior years ... captained the squad as a senior and was named the team's Most Valuable Player Read More [+]
Jerry Krieg Jerry Krieg
Inducted: 1995 Sport: Football
Three-year football letterwinner ... started in 30-consecutive games ... All-Interstate Conference selection junior and senior year Read More [+]
William Kuhfuss William Kuhfuss
Inducted: 1972 Sport: Baseball, Football
1934 ISU graduate ... football tackle and first baseman for the baseball team Read More [+]
Nicole Kurth Nicole Kurth
Inducted: 2013 Sport: Softball
Pitched the Redbirds to a pair of Missouri Valley Conference championships and two NCAA Regional appearances ... named a Second-Team All-America Selection by Easton following her senior season in 2001 ... Read More [+]