Gwinnett County Sports Hall of Fame

Join us for the 2019 Gwinnett County Sports Hall of Fame Induction - Event Date TBD

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 | 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

In the News Article

Coach Karl Bostick
Coach Karl Bostick
Player/Coach | Hall of Fame Class 2012 | Parkview High School | Football

Athletic Director

  • Parkview High School Cross Country and Soccer Coach and Athletic Director
  • State Championships - 44 during tenure
  • Athletic program ranked #7 in the nation by Sports Illustrated Magazine - 2005
  • GADA Director's Cup signifying top athletic program in the state - 2003, 2005
  • State AAAA athletic director of the year - 1996

Cross Country

  • 11 County Championships
  • 11 Region Championships
  • 6 State Championships - 1980, 1984, 1985, 1987, 1990, 1993
  • 4 State Runners-Up
  • Georgia Track and Field and Cross Country Hall of Fame - 2011
  • Gwinnett County Cross County Hall of Fame - 2011

Soccer

  • 10 Region Championships
  • State Semi-Finals 11 times, and the State Finals 8 times
  • 5 State Championships - 1993, 1994, 1997, 1998, 2001
  • 3 State Runners-Up
  • 57 game unbeaten streak tying state record - 1993-1995
  • 5 State Coach of the Year
  • NSCAA Southeastern Region Coach of the Year and nominated for National Coach of the Year in 1993
  • Record while at Parkview 302-60-25
  • 8 teams ranked in top 20 nationally
  • Coached 4 players that went on to play in the MLS, one of whom (Josh Wolfe) was also in the United States Men's National Team, played in two World Cups and is a 2013 Gwinnett County Sports Hall of Fame Inductee.
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
Drew Butler
Drew Butler
Hall of Fame Class 2018 | Peachtree Ridge High School | Football
  • 2006 Kicker/Punter Georgia High School Association Football State Champion (AAAAA)
  • 2006 Atlanta Journal Constitution All-State Punter (AAAAA)
  • 2006 Georgia Sports Writers Association All-State Punter (AAAAA)
  • 2006 Georgia Coaches Association All-State Kicker & Punter (AAAAA)
  • 2009 Unanimous First Team All-American Punter while playing for the University of Georgia
  • 2009 Ray Guy Award Winner (Nation’s Best Punter)
  • 2009 First Team All-SEC Punter
  • Led National College Athletics Association in Gross & Net Punting Average
  • 2010 First Team Academic All-American Punter
  • 2010 Second Team All-American Punter
  • 2010 Second Team All-SEC Punter
  • 2010 Ray Guy Award Finalist (Nation’s Best Punter)
  • 2010 Named UGA’s Team of the Decade Punter
  • 2011 First Team Academic All American (Punter)
  • 2011 William V. Campbell Trophy Finalist (Nation’s Top Scholar-Athlete)
  • 2011 All-SEC Honorable Mention
  • 2011 Two-Time UGA Team Captain
  • 2011 All-Time Leader in Career Punting Average at UGA
  • 2011 One of seven players in UGA Football history to be named an Academic & Athletic First Team All-American.
  • 2011 One of eight players in UGA Football history to be voted a Unanimous First Team All-American
  • 2012 Started all 16 games during rookie season for Pittsburgh Steelers
  • 2012 Longest punt in Heinz Field history (79 yards) for Pittsburgh Steelers
  • 2014 Led NFL in punts downed inside the 20 yard line while playing for the Arizona Cardinals.
  • 2014 NFL Playoffs for Arizona Cardinals
  • 2015 NFC West Champions (13-3) for Arizona Cardinals
  • 2015 NFC Championship Game for Arizona Cardinals

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