Winston Churchill Hall of Honor
Charger Sports Association 2015
Alex Van Pelt
Alex Van Pelt is a 1988 graduate of Churchill who was a football stand out. He was named the Express News Player of the Year in 1987, received recognition as the all-time leading passer at the University of Pittsburgh and broke numerous records while playing at “Pitt”. He entered the professional ranks and was named Monday QB Club Man of the Year in 2001 playing with the Buffalo Bills. His quarterback skill in high school, college and the pros landed him the Quarterback Coach position with the Green Bay Packers, where he currently serves.
Christine Flores is a 2008 graduate of Churchill who was a Girls Basketball standout. She was named the Express News Player of the Year in her sport in 2007 and she played in the Girls Basketball State Tournament in 2006 and 2007. She was a standout player in her college years playing for the University of Missouri. From college she went professional and has played for the Phoenix Mercury and the San Antonio Silver Stars.
Past Hall of Honor Recipients:
- 2006 Annie Chandler - USA Swimmer
- Earned second place in the 100m breast at the 2010 CP National Championships ... placed fourth in the 50m breast at the 2010 MOO Pan Pacific Championships
- 1994 Randy Choate - Pro Baseball Pitcher
- The New York Yankees selected him in the 1997 Major League Baseball (MLB) draft from Florida State University. Choate made his MLB debut for the Yankees in 2000 and he has also pitched for the Arizona Diamondbacks, Tampa Bay Rays, Florida/Miami Marlins, Los Angeles Dodgers and St. Louis Cardinals.
- 1990 Josh Davis ‘90 - Olympic Swimmer
- Three Gold and Two Silver Olympic Medals, American and World Record Holder, University of Texas Hall of Honor, San Antonio Sports Hall of Fame, Semi-Finalist in John Wooden Award, Flag barrier for The United States Delegation in 1995, Olympic Flag-bearer, and Co-Captain of The United States Olympic Swim Team
- 1982 Cody Carlson - Pro Football Player
- Selected by the Houston Oilers in the 3rd round of the 1987 NFL Draft. A 6'3", 200-lb. quarterback from Baylor University, Carlson played in seven NFL seasons and his entire career with the Oilers from 1988 to 1994.
- 1975 Glenn Blackwood - Pro Football Player
- He played safety for nine seasons in the National Football League for the Miami Dolphins.
2015-2016 Hall of Honor Chair: