Sperreng Middle teacher honored for college athletics

Sperreng Middle School health and fitness teacher Kim Onder recently was inducted into the Elmhurst College Bluejay Backer Athletic Hall of Fame.

Onder is a former All-American volleyball player and joins 140 former student athletes as Hall-of-Fame honorees.

During her two seasons on the squad, Onder helped lead the Bluejays to their second College Conference of Illinois Wisconsin Championship and led her team to a 64-15 overall record. Onder’s husband, Dan, and children Izzi and Jake joined her for the Oct. 12 recognition ceremony.