2009 Athletic Hall of Fame Inductees
Michael Confer
Michael Confer 1965 graduate.
  • Varsity Football 4 years

  • Starting Quarterback 4 years (only one in school history to accomplish this)

  • Varsity Basketball 4 years

  • Football scholarship to Lehigh University

  • Graduated from Lehigh with Civil Engineering degree

  • Senior Vice-President at Whiting-Turner Construction, including supervision over the second span of the Chesapeake Bay Bridge

Donald Reese
Donald Reese 1978 graduate.
  • Lettered in Wrestling and Football at HHS

  • Career High School Wrestling Record of 75-8-2, Undefeated in West Branch Conference

  • Sectional and Regional Wrestling Champion

  • 2-Time PIAA Wrestling State Champion in 1976 and 1978

  • PIAA - AA Outstanding Wrestler 1978

  • West Branch All-Star Football Team 1977

  • Bloomsburg State College - EWL Champion 4 years, National Qualifier 4 years, College Career Wrestling Record 127-22-4

  • 1982 NCAA Division I National Runner-up, NCAA All-American
  • Member of the West Branch Chapter of the Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame and the Pennsylvania Coaches and District IV Halls of Fame
  • Assistant Wrestling Coach at Lower Dauphin High School
Catherine Hatch Poust
Catherine Hatch Poust 1984 graduate.
  • Earned 11 High School Varsity Letters in Softball, Basketball, and Track and Field

  • West Branch All-Star Basketball Team 1984

  • First Place at West Branch Championship, Coaches' Invitational, and Keystone State Games

  • Javelin Fourth Place PIAA State Championships 1983

  • Shippensburg University - Lettered 4 years in Track and Field, MVP 1987 and 1988
  • Current Shippensburg Javelin Record Holder at 157' - 2", set in 1987
  • Champion at Colonial Relays and Susquehanna Invitational and named to All-East Team
  • Place Winner in 3 NCAA National Championships, including 3rd Place in 1988
  • NCAA All-American in 1987 and 1988
  • Assistant Track and Field Coach at Hughesville High School 1990-1992 and 2008 to present
Last Modified on September 11, 2013