April 2016: Christy Salters Martin '90
Congratulations to alum Christy Martin on being named to the Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame 2016 Class. Christy is the first woman to be inducted into the Hall of Fame. The induction ceremony happens this summer. To read more about Christy’s career visit the following link: http://sports.yahoo.com/blogs/boxing/female-boxer-christy-martin-headlines-2016-hall-of-fame-class-223501880-boxing.html You can also hear Christy talk about the biggest fight she ever faced on a recent episode of the podcast Inside Appalachia. Click the link below to hear her tell her story: http://wvpublic.org/post/going-through-hell-keep-going-finding-resilience-and-hope-appalachia
Congratulations Christy on this history making accomplishment!