Inaugural banquet honors Elgin athletes of the past Posted in: SportsLifestyle Thursday evening was a night of stories. Like kids in a candy shop, we were treated to funny remembrances, beautiful stories, tales of when our past was once not fair or easy for many of the honorees. But without a doubt, each was a story of inspiration. Elgin ISD had never had an organized process to honor past sports accomplishments from former Elgin athletes. Sure, there was a trophy case in place. And there were banners. But athletic director and head coach Jens Anderson felt the school was missing an opportunity to recognize prior outstanding athletes, while at the same time ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!