College of Health Sciences

West Chester University

Dr. Linda Adams, Dean
Sturzebecker Health Sciences Center
West Chester, PA 19383
610-436-2825
ladams@wcupa.edu


2000 Hall of Fame Inductees

Sloane Green
Tina Sloan Green
Kerper
Robert E. Kerper, Jr.
Rush
Catherine C. Rush


Tina Sloan Green, B.S. '66

  • Athlete, coach, educator, author
  • Professor of physical education, Temple University
  • Named to All-American Field Hockey Team, 1965 and 1966
  • Member West Chester University Women's Athletic Hall of Fame
  • Member International Lacrosse Hall of Fame
  • Member Temple University Athletic Hall of Fame
  • Member Women's Sports Foundation International Hall of Fame
  • In 1988 led Temple lacrosse team to third national title
  • Coached Temple's field hockey team to national prominence
  • President, Black Women in Sports Foundation

Robert E. Kerper, Jr., B.S. '50

  • Distinguished Alumni Award from West Chester University
  • Member, West Chester University Athletic Hall of Fame
  • YMCA leader on local, regional, and national level
  • State PIAA 100-Yard Backstroke Champion, 1941 and 1942
  • National Prep School 100-Yard Backstroke Champion, 1943
  • Middle Atlantic Intercollegiate Champion and Record Holder, 150-Yard Backstroke and 300 Yard Individual Medley, 1947 and 1948
  • State Intercollegiate Conference Champion, 2-Mile Run, 1946 and 1947. Held numerous cross country collegiate running records
  • Member, Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame, Berks Chapter
  • Member, Berks County Swimming Hall of Fame
  • World War II veteran-U.S. Navy; Retired advertising and PR executive

Catherine C. Rush, B.S. '68, M.Ed. '72

  • Coached Immaculata women's basketball team to three consecutive National AIAW Championships
  • Coached and directed the Gold Medal winning U.S. women's basketball team at the Pan American Games
  • Inducted into Women's Basketball Hall of Fame, 2000
  • Inducted into Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame
  • Former member, U.S. Olympic Committee, women's basketball
  • Inducted into Philadelphia's Big 5 Hall of Fame
  • President, Future Stars Camps conducting basketball, field hockey, soccer and other sports and arts for boys and girls
  • Color commentator for major networks including NBC, CBS, ESPN, PRISM, Comcast and the Sports Channel