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Annual Special Achievement Award Recipients Announced

The Georgia Sports Hall of Fame have announced the recipients of their annual special achievement awards. Dick Frame will receive the “Taz Anderson Service Award”, Brad Akins will receive the “J.B. Hawkins Humanitarian Award”, and Gary P. Stokan will receive the “Erk Russell Spirit Award”, as part of the Georgia Sports Hall of Fame’s 2018 Induction...
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The 62nd Annual Georgia Sports Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

The 62nd Annual Georgia Sports Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony will be held at Macon’s historic City Auditorium on February 24th. Members of the Class of 2018 being inducted into the Hall of Fame are: football player Champ Bailey, golfer Terri Moody Hancock, golf coach Chris...
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Congratulations Chipper!

The Georgia Sports Hall of Fame would like to congratulate Chipper Jones on his election to the Baseball Hall of Fame's Class of 2018! Jones played 19 seasons with the Atlanta Braves and was selected alongside baseball greats Jim Thome, Vladimir Guerrero and Trevor Hoffman. This was...
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Georgia Sports Hall of Fame Car Raffle! Buy your tickets now!

The GSHF along with proud sponsor, Stifel, announces your chance to win the car of your choice or a cash prize of $30,000. The raffle will benefit the Hall of Fame, with a live drawing held on February 27, 2018 (date subject to change). Second prize is $3,000 and Third is $1,000. What a great opportunity...
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Which one would YOU take home?!

The cars will be here January 19th! Come take a look at the 3 vehicles our 2018 GSHF Car Raffle winner will get to choose from and pick up a raffle ticket while you're at it! You can also buy your tickets at gshf.raffleready.com. Good luck!...
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On This Day in Georgia Sports History….

January 12, 2018 On this day in 1960, Hall of Fame forward Dominique Wilkins was born in Paris, France. A two-time state champion basketball player at Washington High School in Washington, North Carolina, Wilkins attended the University of Georgia, where he was an All-American selection and named...
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Herschel Walker visits the GSHF!

We are happy to announce that for the next four months, the GSHF will be home to an incredible, larger-than-life bronze sculpture of UGA Heisman Trophy winner Herschel Walker. Wrightsville, Georgia's hometown hero, in his first year as a Georgia Bulldog running back, Walker set the NCAA freshman...
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Updated High School Section!

Our High School sports section is always one of visitor’s favorites! Being able to recognize your high school or even athletes from some of the photos makes the exhibit a hit. In addition to...

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New Exhibit Featuring the Alternative Baseball Organization, Inc.

April is Autism Awareness Month and the Hall of Fame is currently displaying a featured exhibit on the Alternative Baseball Organization. The ABO is an organization founded by 21-year-old Taylor Duncan from Dallas, Georgia. Duncan was diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) when he was four-years-old, as...
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