Gwinnett County Sports Hall of Fame

Hall of Fame
STEPHEN HARRIS
Hall of Fame Class 2015Norcross High School, Class of 2000Track/Field
    • Standout athlete at Norcross High School
    • Considered one of Gwinnett’s best ever all-around athletes
    • Holds Gwinnett County Championship Meet records in the 300M hurdles, 400M dash and the high jump
    • Member of four relay teams that hold Norcross High records
    • Three times All-County in track       
    • All-County in cross country       
    • Holds high school 400M dash
    • Broke University of Tennessee program record in the decathlon as a freshman
    • SEC Freshman of the Year            
    • Two-time captain               
    • Captain’s Award and Ironman Award at UT
    • Davis/Zwingle Scholarship, rising senior demonstrating exceptional campus leadership
    • Two NCAA team championships (2001) outdoors, (2002) indoors.
    • NCAA champion in the decathlon - University of Tennessee (2003)
    • Ranked No. 8 in the world, No. 4 in U.S. in decathlon while at UT
    • Only four-time All-American in the decathlon for the University of Tennessee
    • Active on Student-Athlete Advisory Committee and in student government
    • Part of USA team that competed against Germany (2001, 2002, 2003 and 2005)
    • Qualified at U.S. Olympic trials (2004)
    • U.S. Outdoor Track and Field National Championships – 4th decathlon (2005)
    • Joined the Harvard coaching staff (2009)

Hall of Fame
SUSAN BRANDAU HAWKINS
Hall of Fame Class 2012 Parkview High SchoolAll-Around
    • All Around Athlete - Basketball, Softball, Tennis
    • Varsity starter & Letter winner all 4 years
    • Most Valuable Player Award (Softball and Basketball) - 1988, 1989, 1990
    • Panther Award (Softball) - 1989, 1990
    • Team-Region Basketball Champs - 1988
    • Region Champs for softball - 1987, 1989, 1990
    • Team-State Runner-up - 1987, 1989, 1990
    • Gwinnett Daily News Softball Player of the Year – 1989, 1990
    • Gwinnett Extra Player of the Year Softball - 1989
    • Outstanding Offensive Player Award (Softball) - 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990
    • USSSA All-World Player – 1985, 1987, 1989
    • Team-USSSA World Champions - 1989
    • Academic Honor Award - 1990, 1991
    • Team-Region Champs (Basketball) - 1989, 1990
    • Outstanding Offensive Player Award (Basketball)
    • Panther Award (Basketball) - 1989, 1990
    • Team MVP Award (Basketball) - 1990, 1991
    • Two-time Gwinnett County Player of the Year (Basketball)
    • Atlanta Tip-Off Club Player of the Month
    • GHSA Basketball All-Star Team Selection
    • Gwinnett County Female Athlete of the Year - 1991

Hall of Fame
TALLY JOHNSON
Hall of Fame Class 2015Central Gwinnett High School Football
    • Coaching legend at Central Gwinnett High School
    • Athletic director and/or head football coach for 35 years - 1975-2001
    • Head football coach - 28 years       
    • Athletic director - 35 years
    • Tally Johnson Awards named in his honor – Gwinnett Touchdown Club
    • Career record 185-111-8 win/less/tie, including 10-plus wins in 1980 and 1984 seasons
    • Central Gwinnett Stadium named in his honor
    • Member 100 Win Club – 11 Gwinnett coaches to reach 100 wins

Hall of Fame
TED ROOF
Hall of Fame Class 2011Central Gwinnett High School, Class of 1982Football
    • Outstanding football player at Central Gwinnett HS
    • 1982 Gwinnett County Defensive Player of the Year
    • Earned 13 varsity letters while at Central Gwinnett
    • Inducted into Georgia Tech Hall of Fame in 1998
    • Three-year starter at linebacker with 417 career tackles
    • 1985 First-Team All-ACC selection
    • Made 25 tackles, second-best in Tech history vs. Tennessee in 1985
    • Defensive coordinator at Georgia Tech, Auburn University
    • Head coach Duke University
    • BSC Championship Auburn 2010

Hall of Fame
TERRY HARVEY
Hall of Fame Class 2010Dacula High School, Class of 1992Football
    • Finished high school football career with 7,100 total yards and 82 Touchdowns
    • Class A State Football Player of the Year as a senior
    • Led Falcons to 46-7 record in four seasons in football
    • Four-year starter in football, baseball and basketball
    • Three-time all-state football player at Dacula
    • No. 3 passer in N.C. State history with 5,925 yards
    • First pitcher to no-hit Florida State’s baseball team
    • Finished college career with school-record 35 wins
    • ACC Player of the Week in 1992,1993, 1994
    • Ranked third in the ACC for career victories with 35
    • Fifth in the ACC in career strikeouts with 386
    • Third in the ACC in career innings pitched with 426
    • Is tied for the ACC’s annual leader in shutouts in 1994 with two
    • Named to the ACC’s All-Tournament Team in 1993
    • Named to ACC’s 50th Anniversary baseball team