Al Treves '50
A two-time All-American at Rutgers, Al Treves earned national acclaim during the 1949 and 1950 seasons as a member of the fencing team. Treves won the NCAA Champion in the sabre both years, establishing himself as one of the top collegiate fencers in the country. A three-year letter winner (1947, 1949, 1950), Treves was undefeated in his three years of collegiate competition and later earned a spot on the 1951 U.S. Olympic Fencing Team. Treves enjoyed a successful post-Rutgers fencing career as well, earning a World Military Sabre Championship and Italian University Sabre Championship in 1953 and 1954.
Darrin Winston was a four-year letterwinner at Rutgers from 1985-88, and concluded his collegiate career as one of Rutgers' all-time winningest pitchers. A left-hander, Winston was a three-time team MVP, and led the Scarlet Knights to two berths in the NCAA Tournament as well as the 1988 Atlantic 10 Championship. He was an All-Region selection in 1988 after posting a 10-4 record with a 3.74 ERA, and was the MVP of the Atlantic 10 Tournament that year. At the time of his induction, Winston was the Rutgers leader in several statistical categories, including career wins (26), career innings pitched (278), career strikeouts (176), career complete games (8) and single-season wins (10). Originally from Woodbridge, N.J., Winston was drafted by the Montreal Expos and later pitched in the major leagues for the Philadelphia Phillies. He currently is a member of the Somerset Patriots of the Atlantic League.
Robert Andrews '56
Robert Andrews, a lacrosse standout at Rutgers during from 1954-56, was a two-time All-American who was widely regarded as the one of the nation's top players during his career. Andrews won the William Miller Trophy in 1955 and 1956, and the Alfred Sasser Trophy in 1954, 1955 and 1956. The Coursen Award winner in 1956, Andrews played in the North-South All-Star game that season and, at the time of his graduation, held five school records, including points (174) and assists (111), and is still ranked in the top ten in both those categories at the time of his induction. He captained the team to a 9-1 record in 1956, and a No. 3 final national ranking. Perhaps his greatest effort came during the 1955 season, when he scored four goals and added eight assists in a 23-19 win over national-power Syracuse, which featured future NFL All-Pro running back Jim Brown. In 1991, Andrews was inducted into the Long Island Metropolitan Lacrosse Hall of Fame.
Boris Pendergrass '91
As a member of the University's track and field team, Boris Pendergrass was one of the dominant hurdlers in the East during his career, which spanned from 1982-85. Pendergrass was a three-time NCAA qualifier and semifinalist. He captured three IC4A championships in the 110 meter hurdles, and also captured one IC4A championship in the 55 meter hurdles. At the Metropolitan Championships in 1985, Pendergrass took first place in the 55 hurdles with a record-setting time of 7.0 seconds, a mark that still stands 16 years after it was set. In addition, Pendergrass was a key member of the school's hurdle relay team that set indoor and outdoor school records. The indoor mark, at the time, was the fifth fastest time in history, while the outdoor mark was the third fastest time in the world that year. While still at Rutgers, Pendergrass was invited to the 1984 Olympic Trials and advanced to the quarterfinals of the 110 hurdles with a personal best of 13.7 seconds. He also captured the 1982 USA Junior National Championship in the 110 hurdles and finished fourth at the Junior Pan American Games that same year. Pendergrass was also a standout wide receiver for the Rutgers football team, hauling in 53 passes in his career, including a combined 47 receptions as a starter during his junior and senior seasons.
Jennifer Dore-Terhaar '93
After a successful career at Kearney High School, Dore-Terhaar came to Rutgers and was a three-year varsity letterwinner and key contributor to the Scarlet Knights' nationally-ranked women's crew team. Dore-Terhaar first made the United States National Rowing Team and competed in the World Championships right after graduation, winning a silver medal in the women's 8-oared event. She won her second World Championship medal, another silver, in 1994 in the women's eight and won her first World Championship in 1995 when she stroked the U.S. Women's Eight to a gold medal. In 1996, Dore-Terhaar became the first Rutgers oarswoman to compete in the Olympics, placing fourth in the women's eight. In 1997, Dore-Terhaar took up sculling and made the National Team that year. She helped the 1999 team to a fourth-place finish at the World Championships and competed in her second Olympics in Sydney, Australia, as a member of the Quadruple Scull Team in 2000. Dore-Terhaar has won five national titles at the U.S. National Rowing Championships and has won numerous medals at other international events, including the '98 Henley Royal Regatta, the Goodwill Games and the Lucerne Regatta.