Inductees named for 2014 GCC Hall of Fame
Kelly Korras, Mark McMillian, Tye Veden, Hudson Houck, John Cicuto and the 1974 Men’s Cross Country Team will be inducted into the Glendale Community College Athletic Hall of Fame. The 13th annual induction ceremony and banquet will take place Saturday, October 11, 2014 on campus in the Verdugo Gym.
Kelly Korras was an all-conference softball pitcher for GCC in 2008 and continued her collegiate career at the University of Hawaii-Chaminade and later pitched for the South African National Team. McMillian was an All-American for the Vaqueros in football in 1988 and continued his collegiate career at the University of Alabama. He played eight years in the NFL with five teams including the Philadelphia Eagles, New Orleans Saints, and Kansas City Chiefs and led the NFL with 274 yards on interception returns in 1997 and finished his career with 23 interceptions. Veden is a community leader who was a founding board member of the Glendale College Foundation in 1983, a past president of the Foundation in 1987-88 and was integral in the formation of the El Vaquero Racquet Club on campus and was the first chairman of the GCC Athletic Hall of Fame in 2001. John Cicuto started at Glendale as an assistant football coach in 1975 and took over as head football coach in 1989 until 2007, when he assumed the role as athletic director for the Vaqueros. Hudson Houck played football at Glendale in 1960 and later at USC where he played on the Trojans 1962 National Championship team. He coached locally at Crescenta Valley High and at USC and spent 29 years in the NFL from 1983 until 2011 as an offensive line coach for the Los Angeles Rams, Dallas Cowboys, Seattle Seahawks and Miami Dolphins and San Diego Chargers. He has coached on three Super Bowl Championship teams and coached four players who have been inducted into the NFL Hall of Fame. The 1974 Men’s Cross country team won the state championship and was the first cross country team in school history to achieve that honor.
2014 GCC Athletic Hall of Fame Inductees
Kelly Korras-Outstanding Athlete
Mark McMillian-Outstanding Athlete
Tye Veden-Meritorious Service
John Cicuto-Outstanding Coach
Hudson Houck-Pillar of Achievment
1974 Men’s Cross Country Team-Outstanding Team