MACON, GA – The Georgia Sports Hall of Fame Honors Court has selected eight new members for the state’s athletic Hall of Fame. They include Super Bowl champions, an Olympian, great amateur athletes, legendary coaches, gritty overachievers, and pioneers among sport in the state of Georgia. The Class of 2017 consists of football player Keith Brooking, golfer Laura Coble, tennis coach Manuel Diaz, football and track athlete Willie Gault, basketball player Matt Harpring, football player Garrison Hearst, athletic leader/golf coach Liz Murphey, and football player Jeff Saturday.
Click here for the full press release on the Class of 2017!
Induction Weekend Events:
Friday, February 24th:
GSHF Golf Classic – Idle Hour Country Club, 8 am registration, 9 am shotgun start.
Golf Registration form
Saturday, February 25th:
FanFest 2017 – Presented by CenterState Bank – Georgia Sports Hall of Fame, 301 Cherry Street, Macon, GA 31201 -Meet the Class of 2017 and participating alumni from 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm at the Hall of Fame. Come early and enjoy Francar’s Food Truck!
Admission is FREE
2017 Induction Ceremony – Saturday, February 25th at the Macon City Auditorium located at 415 1st Street, Macon, GA 31201. Cocktail hour starts at 5:30 pm downstairs, the banquet starts at 6:30 pm upstairs in the main room. Tickets are $125 each, a table of 8 is $1,000
2017 Induction Ticket Order Form