The Annual GAK Dinner Dance and Hall of Fame induction is here.

The much anticipated Annual GAK Dinner has finally arrived! Tonight the German American  Kickers come together as family to celebrate the PAST with our Hall of Fame inductees.

  • FRANK WALTER – Started playing soccer in 1957 at the age of 7 with the Liederkranz which in 1970 became the German-American Society. Frank played into his 30’s with the men’s team. Frank was All City while playing. Frank was a coach that took his team to the State Championship and won. Frank was also the Soccer Chairperson.
  • FRANZ BEISMANN – Came to the United States in1955. Started playing soccer in 1957 at the age of 7 with the Liederkranz which in 1970 became the German-American Society. Franz played into his 30’s with the men’s team. Franz was All-City – All County – All Area – All State. Franz was a coach of the GAK Eagles and took the team to the State Championship and won. Franz was also the Soccer Chairperson.
  • PETER LINDAUER – Came to the United States in1956. Started playing soccer in 1957 at the age of 7 with the Liederkranz which in 1970 became the German-American Society. Pete played into his 30’s with the men’s team. All City – All County – All Area – All State and All American. Now, Pete is a Board Member as the Grounds Chairman taking care of the soccer fields that he played on. The fields have not been in better condition since he took over this position.

The  PRESENT with recognition of the current group of individuals that donate their time and talents. The Coaches,Trainers,Players,Family’s,Committee,Partners, and Affiliates that help to create a remarkable environment to foster growth,development and comradery.

The FUTURE in the discussions and ideas that naturally surface when you put a few hundred people together in a laid back atmosphere with two very important things in common SOCCER and our CHILDREN. The Parents night out with food,drink,music and dancing will be a fond memory to many just like the ones we want and try to ensure our children have as part of this club . Looking forward to seeing our friends tonight and meeting many more!

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