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 Ceremony on Saturday February 24th in Macon.

Presented by the Georgia Sports Hall of Fame Foundation’s Board of Directors and State Authority, the Spirit Award recognizes contributions to sport that mirror the enthusiasm GSHF legend Erk Russell brought to coaching football, the Humanitarian Award honors an individual who has made a significant contribution to youth sports in Georgia, and the Service Award recognizes a Georgian who has distinguished his or herself through tireless and dedicated volunteer efforts in the spirit of the mission and values of the Georgia Sports Hall of Fame and Taz Anderson, himself.