Gwinnett County Sports Hall of Fame

Join us for the 2017 Gwinnett County Sports Hall of Fame Induction

Absolam (Red)  Wingo
Absolam (Red) Wingo
Hall of Fame Class 2011 | Norcross High School, Class of 1916 | Baseball
  • Played six major league seasons, five with Detroit
  • Career .308 hitter; hit .370 in 1925
  • Member of only outfield in major league history to have all three members hit .370 or higher in one season
  • Fellow Detroit outfielder in 1925 withTy Cobb
Amanda Weir
Amanda Weir
Hall of Fame Class 2015 | Brookwood High School, Class of 2004 | Swimming
  • Two-time Olympian
  • Three Olympic Medals
  • 26 International Medals
  • 8 World Championship Teams
  • Holds American record in 100M Free
  • Competed for University of Georgia and University of Southern California before relinquishing
  • NCAA eligibility to compete professionally
  • Gold in 400 free relay and 400 medley relay - Pan American Games 2003
  • Gold in the 400 free relay and silver in 400 medley relay - Indianapolis 2004
  • Silver on American record-setting 400 free relay and silver in 400 medley relay- 2004 Olympic Games in Athens.
  • Silver in 400 medley, bronze in 400 free relay - Montreal 2005
  • Gold in 400 free relay, 400 medley relay, silver in 100m freestyle - Victoria 2006
  • Silver in 400 medley relay, bronze in 800 free relay - Shanghai 2006
  • Gold as part of 800 free relay, silver in the American record setting 400 free relay and American record setting 400 medley relay - Melbourne 2007
  • Finished 4th in 100m freestyle, American record - World Championships in Rome 2009
  • Silver in 400 free and 400 medley relays - Dubai 2010
  • Silver in 50 meter freestyle and gold in 400 free relay - Irvine 2010
  • Gold in 400 medley relay and silver in 400 free relay - Shanghai 2011
  • Bronze in 400m free relay - 2012 Olympic Games in London
  • Silver as part of 400 free relay, 200 free relay, and 200 medley relay – World Championships 2014
Karl Bostick
Karl Bostick
Player/Coach | Hall of Fame Class 2012 | Duluth High School | Football
  • Rushed for a then-county record of 2,286 yards for Duluth High School in 1975
  • Rushed for 1,781 yards and 14 TDs as senior with Gamecocks
  • Finished with school record 5,204 career rushing yards at South Carolina
  • Won 1980 Heisman Trophy as a senior at University of South Carolina
  • First-team All-American selection in 1979 and 1980
  • Won a Super Bowl ring with the Washington Redskins in 1987
  • Won NFL rushing title as a rookie with 1,674 yards
  • Had four 1,000-yard rushing seasons in pro career
  • Finished seven-year NFL career with 7,176 yards rushing and 54 TDs
Brittany Rogers-Mayweather
Brittany Rogers-Mayweather
Hall of Fame Class 2016 | Dacula High School, Class of 2004 | Softball
  • Holds a total of 16 Georgia High School records
  • First-team All-State (2004)
  • Four time All-County honoree, first team, (2001-2004)
  • All-Region Team for 7 AAAAA
  • Gwinnett Daily Post Player of the Year (2004)
  • Named Dacula High School’s MVP (2003-2004)
  • Selected to Georgia’s North All-Star Team
  • Starting center field in the All-Star game
  • Second-team All-State (2002)
  • University of Alabama - second player in school history to hit over .400 in three seasons
  • Fourth player in SEC history to total 300 hits, 200 runs, 100 stolen bases
  • Silver Slugger Winner (2004)
  • NCAA Top VIII Athlete Award Recipient (2009)
  • Lowe's Senior CLASS Finalist (2009)
  • NCAA Woman of the Year Finalist (2010)
  • Four-time All-SEC and All-American
  • Played on U.S. National Team
Christi Thomas
Christi Thomas
Hall of Fame Class 2015 | Buford High School, Class of 1999 | Basketball
  • Standout 6’4” forward at Buford High School
  • Scored 2,174 points in high school career
  • Led Wolves to State Runner-Up (1999)
  • AAU National Championship GA Magic (1999)
  • Miss Georgia Basketball (2000)
  • Three-time UGA All-Conference (SEC)
  • Under 20 USA National Team
  • Wade Trophy Nominee
  • SEC Freshman of the Year (2001)
  • Drafted 12th overall to Los Angeles Sparks (2004-2009) Minnesota Lynz (2009) Chicago Sky (2010)
  • Gold Medalist - U.S. Young Women National Team, Croatia and All-Tournament Team
  • Sports Analyst – College Sports South
  • Competes internationally - Italy, Spain, Israel, Turkey, Russia, Latvia