The San Antonio Sports Hall of Fame has named five extraordinary individuals to the class of 2012. Bruce Bowen, three-time NBA champion, Stan Bonewitz., former state champion basketball coach at East Central High School, David Hill, NFL Pro Bowl player with the Detroit Lions, Leticia Morales-Bissaro, pitcher on St. Mary’s University’s national championship softball team, and notable U.S. equestrian leader, Lt. Col. John Russell will be recognized at the San Antonio Sports Hall of Fame Tribute on Friday, Feb. 10, 2012 in the Alamodome.

  • SAN ANTONIO – The Spurs announced today three different opportunities for young athletes to get elite basketball instruction at the Spurs Holiday Basketball Clinics. The three Spurs Holiday Basketball Clinics have been scheduled for December and are open to boys and girls ages 7 to 18 at the following locations:

    Saturday, Dec. 17
    St. Mary’s Hall
    12 p.m. – 4 p.m.
    Registration fee: $80

    Ken Rodriguez is a San Antonio native who covered his first Spurs game in 1981 for The Daily Texan, the University of Texas student newspaper. He spent 26 years in the newspaper business -- 21 of them covering sports -- before joining the marketing department at Our Lady of the Lake University in 2009. His column will appear every Wednesday.