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Ryan OliverRyan Oliver

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School: Franklin Graduation Year: 1997

Year Inducted: 2014

Sports Played: Football, Baseball

High School Honors: 3-year letter winner in football; 2nd team All-PIL as senior. 3-year letter winner in baseball; All-PIL as a senior.

Post High School Career: Played Freshman baseball at Portland State; transferred to Clackamas Community College for 2 years and earned his BS degree in Sports Medicine at South Dakota Wesleyan, lettering 2 years in baseball. Has served 15 years as a personal trainer at 24-Hour Fitness; one client was Shaq O’Neal.


Athletics have been a big part of my life and they still are today as a personal trainer. Looking back, I remember all of the time that my parents took out of their own lives to help me succeed in whatever sport I was involved with at the time. There were numerous practices to be driven to, countless balls that were thrown, and endless words of encouragement that were said. I can only hope to pass down, to my children, the kind of support my parents showed me.

Along with my parents were a group of men that watched over me whenever I was not at home. These guys made sure that I stayed on task and out of trouble. They treated me as one of their own and I couldn’t be more thankful. I wouldn’t be who I am today without all of these people in my life over the years. Thank you so much Coach Lex, Tango, Holte, and Coach Mac.


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Scott WilliamsScott Williams

Franklin ~ 1979 ~ Track and Field four-year letter winner; three-time PIL 100, 200-yard dash Champion; PIL 100, 200-yard Dash Record Holder; set State Meet 100-yard dash Record; Football three-year