Wayne State College

Kathy Dalton Hinrichs

Inducted: 2016

A graduate of Waverly High School (Nebraska), Kathy Dalton Hinrichs was a four year letter winner in both cross country and track and field. In cross country, Dalton Hinrichs placed 24th as a senior at the NCAA North Central Regional in Omaha and was named GTE CoSIDA First Team Academic All-American. During her four years in track and field, Dalton Hinrichs achieved 24 school records for indoor and outdoor track and field and was voted GTE CoSIDA First Team Academic All-American during her senior season. Dalton Hinrichs was named Wayne State's Female Athlete of the Year as a senior in 1996-97 and was a three-time Bob Cunningham Female Scholar Athlete of the Year. Dalton Hinrichs was also a three-time GTE Academic All-District VII selection. Kathy Dalton Hinrichs currently resides in Elkhorn with her husband Steven and three children and works as an accountant in Omaha. She was inducted into the WSC Athletic Hall of Fame on October 8, 2016.