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 | 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

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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
Chad  Hall
Chad Hall
Hall of Fame Class | Wesleyan School, Class of 2005 | Football
  • 2004 Graduate of Wesleyan School in Peachtree Corners where he was a 3-sport athlete
  • Led Wesleyan football team as QB to its first state elite eight appearance in 2004
  • Still holds individual school records in football (QB), basketball (PG), and baseball (SS) at Wesleyan. 
  • Mountain West Conference Player of the Year at the Air Force Academy
  • Named 2nd Team All American
  • Inducted into the Colorado Sports Hall of Fame
  • Colorado Male College Athlete of the Year
  • United States Air Force Academy Athlete of the Year
  • Named as one of 25 players to the Air Force Academy All-Time Team
  • Owns 3 of the top 5 all-purpose single-game performances in school history
  • 2007 - set an AF record with 275 yards rushing in a win against Army on Nov. 3, 2007. 
  • ESPN National Player of the Week
  • Was the only Division-1 player in the country to lead his team in rushing and receiving during his senior year
  • Finished 3rd in the nation in all-purpose yards
  • 2007 - Heisman Trophy candidate
  • Serves two years in the Air Force at Hill Air Force Base in Salt Lake City
  • Given the opportunity by the Air Force to pursue his NFL dream
  • Signed by the Philadelphia Eagles where he played for 3 years
  • Played for the San Francisco 49ers in the 2013 Super Bowl
  • Played for the Kansas City Chiefs
  • Played for the Jacksonville Jaguars
  • Chad combines his NFL experience and his love for children by providing free military football/cheerleading camps at military bases around the country with his non-profit organization, Pigskin Patriots.
  • Chad is currently working in the NFL as a receivers coach for the Buffalo Bills.