World-class hurdler Sam Turner and basketball player John Barber, who once scored 188 points in an exhibition, lead a list of seven former Cal State Los Angeles athletes named to the school’s Athletic Hall of Fame.
The others are Dunn Marteen, Darrell Brown, Tina Mochizuki, Marge Callahan and Jackie Hoyt. They will be inducted Jan. 22 at the Queen Mary in Long Beach.
Marteen was an All-American quarterback for the Golden Eagles in 1964; Brown was an All-American and the Southern California Baseball Assn. player of the year in 1977; Mochizuki was a men’s and women’s tennis coach and player before she turned pro in 1983; Callahan turned out 33 All-Americans as archery coach from 1976-84, and Hoyt helped start the intercollegiate women’s athletic program at the school.
With the seven additions, the Hall of Fame has 32 members including former tennis star Billie Jean King and three-time Olympic gold medalist Mal Whitfield.