THE PRIDE OF PASADENA, CALIFORNIA


THE JACKIE ROBINSON STATUTE


 DEDICATED  ON NOVEMBER 29, 2017 IN FRONT OF THE ROSE BOWL


GO VISIT!


PASADENA, CALIFORNIA, April 5, 2018




It's that time of year again! 


More kids from the hometown of sports icons such as Jackie Robinson and the Rose Bowl, who have made significant contributions in Athletics will have their sports legacy preserved in the Pasadena Sports Hall of Fame. 


The Pasadena Sport Hall of Fame 2017 – 2018 Class of Inductees also includes individuals and organizations that have sponsored and/or supported youth sports and recreation in Pasadena, California.


The 2017 – 2018 Class of Inductees compliment the Pasadena Sports Hall of Fame’s alumni composed of other kids (and organizations) from Pasadena, California who went on to become champions in CIF-SS, NCAA, NFL (10 Super Bowl Champions), MLB, NBA and the Olympics.  Name it and someone from Pasadena has done it!

 
The 2017 – 2018 Class of Inductees will be welcomed into the Pasadena Sports Hall of Fame on Saturday, April 28th, 2018 at Brookside Golf Club located in Pasadena , California.  Purchase a ticket by clicking the donate button below and make a donation of $65.00 for an individual ticket or $55.00 per couple.



        

For more information contact:


Shawn M. Millner

Pasadena Sports Hall of Fame, Inc.:

at: smmillner@aol.com.


Go, Pasadena!

THE PRIDE OF PASADENA, CALIFORNIA


THE JACKIE ROBINSON STATUTE


 DEDICATED  ON NOVEMBER 29, 2017 IN FRONT OF THE ROSE BOWL


GO VISIT!


PASADENA, CALIFORNIA, April 5, 2018




It's that time of year again! 


More kids from the hometown of sports icons such as Jackie Robinson and the Rose Bowl, who have made significant contributions in Athletics will have their sports legacy preserved in the Pasadena Sports Hall of Fame. 


The Pasadena Sport Hall of Fame 2017 – 2018 Class of Inductees also includes individuals and organizations that have sponsored and/or supported youth sports and recreation in Pasadena, California.


The 2017 – 2018 Class of Inductees compliment the Pasadena Sports Hall of Fame’s alumni composed of other kids (and organizations) from Pasadena, California who went on to become champions in CIF-SS, NCAA, NFL (10 Super Bowl Champions), MLB, NBA and the Olympics.  Name it and someone from Pasadena has done it!

 
The 2017 – 2018 Class of Inductees will be welcomed into the Pasadena Sports Hall of Fame on Saturday, April 28th, 2018 at Brookside Golf Club located in Pasadena , California.  Purchase a ticket by clicking the donate button below and make a donation of $65.00 for an individual ticket or $55.00 per couple.



        

For more information contact:


Shawn M. Millner

Pasadena Sports Hall of Fame, Inc.:

at: smmillner@aol.com.


Go, Pasadena!

Pasadena Sports Hall of Fame



While at Portland State, the 6'0" and 226lbs, Holmes ran an impressive 4.37 in the 40 yard dash. His speed and great hands out of the backfield was the perfect compliment to the Buffalo Bills' Hall of Fame running back Thurman Thomas.   Mr. Holmes was the Buffalo Bills 244th pick of the 7th round. The "Steal' as he was nicknamed in the league, rushed for nearly 700 yards his rookie season.


Mr. Holmes played a memorable 5 seasons in the NFL.  After three years with the Bills, he would go on to play for the Packers and the Colts.


Today, Mr. Holmes is the owners of Pro Way Training - a program that prepares kids for futures in football and life. www.prowaytraining.com   For a complete story on Darick, click here.



Honors​​

1988

​Pacific League Player of the Year

SGV

Player of the Year

All-CIF Southern Section

All-State


While attending John Muir High School during his junior and senior seasons in 1987 and 1988, Darick Holmes was one of the most dynamic running backs in Southern California. He was on a list of all-star teams with the likes of Curtis Conway and Russell White.


His size and speed earned Mr. Holmes the   Pacific League Player of the Year, San Gabriel Valley Player of the Year, All-CIF...name it, and Mr. Holmes earned it. ​​​


Production on the field didn't transfer to the classrooms for Mr. Holmes.  His journey to the Pros was hard, even difficult, but make no mistake about it, he made it.


After a stint at PCC, followed by Sacramento City College, Mr. Holmes ended his collegiate years at Portland State University.

PASHOF TRIBUTE

Darick Holmes

Darick Holmes