Five on their way to UTC Athletics Hall of Fame

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga's athletic department and its Office of Development and Alumni Affairs have announced five new members for the UTC Athletics Hall of Fame.

In addition, four special award winners were announced Friday. They will also be honored during the induction ceremony Feb. 16 at Chattanooga Country Club.

The inductees are Tony Hill (football), Jeff Rufolo (wrestling), Sabine ter Riet Brent (women's tennis), Bill Tym (tennis) and Miranda Warfield (women's basketball). Award winners are Dean and Mary Jane Heavener (Gordon Davenport Award), Larry Stewart (Joe Morrison Award), Scottie Boykin (Scrappy Moore Award) and Dewayne Gass (Harold Wilkes Award).

"There are outstanding individuals in this year's group of Hall of Fame inductees and award winners," UTC vice chancellor and athletic director Mark Wharton said in a release.