The Hazelwood West High School athletics department inducted three new members into the Hall of Fame on
Sept. 22. The new class includes Daniel Callahan, class of 1991; Linda (Ferder) Howard, class of 1979 and New York Yankees pitcher, David Phelps, class of 2005.
This marks the second annual Hall of Fame induction for Hazelwood West High. Individuals are honored for
the contributions and recognition the inductees bring to Hazelwood West High and its community. According to
the Hall of Fame committee, Hall of Fame members have laid the foundation and set the standards for current
students to aspire to.
Phelps played baseball for Hazelwood West High from 2002 – 2005. He was also a member of the school’s
basketball team for two years. He then went on to attend Notre Dame University, where he was selected as a
member of the 2007 First Team All Big East, Academic All District baseball team, and the 2008 Third Team
All Big East baseball team.