Night of Champions

Athletes in Action leaders awarded for life on and off the field.

  • by Jan Stewart
Logo courtesy Athletes in Action

On Thursday evening, May 5th, 2011, Athletes in Action held its 6th Annual Night of Champions.

This event honors inductees into the prestigious AIA Hall of Faith. The inductees, one male and one female from the world of sports, are chosen for their faith, leadership, character and integrity on and off the field of competition.

The 2011 Hall of Faith inductees are:

Kim Anthony, former US National Gymnastics team member, four-time national champion, six time All-American, first African-American woman to receive a scholarship to compete for UCLA's gymnastics team, and a UCLA Hall of Fame inductee.

Frank Reich, football quarterback in the NFL for the Buffalo Bills, Carolina Panthers, New York Jets and the Detroit Lions. Frank had the distinction of having led his team to the biggest comeback victory in both collegiate and professional ranks. Currently Frank Reich is the quarterback coach for the Indianapolis Colts.