Gwinnett County Sports Hall of Fame

Hall of Fame
HALL OF FAME CLASS OF 2015

2015 Hall of Fame Inductees:

  • Coach Tally Johnson (Football) Central Gwinnett High School
  • Stephen Harris (Track/Field) Norcross High School
  • Christi Thomas (Basketball) Buford High School
  • David Pollack (Football) Shiloh High School
  • Amanda Weir (Swimming) Brookwood High School
  • Dustin Kawa (Wrestling) Shiloh High School
  • William (Bull) Cooper (son Bill Cooper pictured) (Football) Grayson High School

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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
WILLIAM COOPER
Hall of Fame Class 2015 Grayson High School, Class of 1930All-Around
    • Standout athlete at Grayson High School
    • Played basketball in Grayson’s original rock gym
    • UGA letterman football            
    • UGA letterman baseball
    • On first SEC baseball championship team at UGA (1933)
    • All-Time University of Georgia Football Lettermen (1931-32-33)
    • Catcher - Atlanta Crackers baseball team (1934)
    • Defensive Tackle - Chicago Cardinals football team (1938)