Sunnyslope Inducts First Members into Hall of Fame

Legendary Coaches Honored

On January 18, at halftime of the varsity boys’ basketball game, Sunnyslope inducted Bobbi Maldonado Forner, Dan Mannix, and Brian Metheny into the Viking Hall of Fame. Forner coached Sunnyslope badminton for 35 years, winning 13 regional tournaments and a state title. Mannix led the boys’ varsity basketball team for 33 years, winning two state titles, two state runners up, and six region championships. Metheny, a Slope graduate, begins coaching his 50th season of boys and girls swim next year after winning seven state championships (four boys, three girls). Along with Metheny, Forner and Mannix still assist coaching their respective sports. The Viking Hall of Fame is located inside the Dan Mannix Gymnasium lobby.