Gwinnett County Sports Hall of Fame

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

Courtney  Swaim
Courtney Swaim
Hall of Fame Class 2013 | Duluth High School, Class of 1997 | Golf
  • 1998 individual state high school champion
  • 3 time Gwinnett County Female Golfer of the Year
  • Played on boys and girls high school golf team
  • All-SEC, Auburn University
  • Played in two U.S. Opens, finishing T-61st in 2004
  • Member of 2002 victorious, U.S. Curtis Cup team
  • 2002 NCAA First-team All-American at Auburn University, where her team finished 2nd in the NCAA Championship in 2002
  • Member of Futures Tour, LPGA feeder tour, before entering coaching
  • Courtney spent three and a half years as an assistant coach at her alma mater, Auburn University, where she helped coach the Tigers to the 2006 and 2009 SEC Championships and mentored 3 first team All-Americans
  • Current Head Coach at the University of Louisville, former Head Coach at the University of Central Florida
Darius Walker
Darius Walker
Hall of Fame Class 2013 | Buford High School | Broadcaster
  • 2003 scored 46 touchdowns, breaking Herschel Walker’s GA high school single-season record of 42
  • 2003 Gwinnett County Back of the Year
  • 2003 Parade Magazine All American
  • 2004 Offensive Player of Year - GA Athletic Coaches Association
  • 2004 Running Back of the Year -Touchdown Club of Atlanta
  • 2004 scholar athlete recipient Watkins Award, presented by National Alliance of African American Athletes, NAAA
  • 2004 Player of Year - Gwinnett Daily Post, Gainesville Times, Fox 5 TV Sports Team
  • 2003 Georgia Player of the Year, Gatorade
  • 2003 Georgia Player of the Year, Atlanta Journal-Constitution
  • Notre Dame, during first season for the Irish set the freshman rushing record, gaining 786 yards on 185 carries (4.2 average), and breaking a 30-year-old school record
  • Led the Irish in rushing in all three seasons
  • Recorded the sixth-best single-season rushing total in Notre Dame history as a junior with career-high 1,267 yards on 255 carries and holds career record for most receptions as a running back at Notre Dame
  • Ranked 4th All-time for career rushing yards at Notre Dame, 4th in school history to eclipse 1,000 rushing yards in consecutive seasons
  • NFL 2007-2010, Houston Texans, Denver Broncos
  • College football analyst for FOX in Los Angeles, CA
  • ESPN and Fox Sports Broadcaster
Coach Dave Hunter
Coach Dave Hunter
Coach | Hall of Fame Class 2013 | Brookwood High School | Football
  • Credited with bringing successful football model to Gwinnett
  • Accomplished a number of firsts, including GCPS' first state title in football in 1996
  • Longtime representative on the Georgia High School Assoc. Exec. Committee
  • Coach 1996 Brookwood HS football state champions
  • 149-35 in 15 years in Gwinnett County
  • Region Coach-of-the-Year, 6 times
  • State of Georgia Coach-of-the-Year, 2 times
  • NFL National Coach-of-the-Year, 1 time- 1996
  • Region Athletic Director-of-the-Year, 3 times
  • AAAA/AAAAA Athletic Director-of-the-Year, 2 times
  • Statewide Athletic Director-of-the-Year, 2 times
  • Nicknamed“ the Godfather” of Gwinnett football by Gwinnett coaches
  • Widely acknowledged as responsible for starting the tremendous athletic facility development in Gwinnet County
  • Member Georgia HS Association’s Executive Committee, GHSA
  • Longtime executive director of the Touchdown Club of Gwinnett until retirement
  • Executive director of the Corky Kell Kickoff Classic
  • Master of Science degree
  • Inducted into the Georgia Athletic Coaches Association Hall of Fame
David Greene
David Greene
Hall of Fame Class 2012 | South Gwinnett High School | Football
  • Standout in Football and Baseball
  • Gwinnett County Co-Offensive Player of the Year
  • Georgia Sports Writers Association AAAA All-State (football)
  • Class AAAA All-State honors (football)
  • Georgia Touchdown Club Quarterback of the Year
  • Gwinnett Touchdown Club All-Star Quarterback
  • Atlanta Touchdown Club Quarterback of the Year
  • Atlanta Journal-Constitution Super 11 honors
  • USA Today All-USA Honorable Mention honors
  • Super Southern 100 honors
  • University of Georgia notable start in Tennessee, “hobnail boot” game
  • SEC Freshman of the Year – 2001
  • SEC Offensive Player of the Year – 2001
  • Sugar Bowl victory – 2002
  • SEC Championship Game MVP – 2002
  • Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award finalist – 2004
  • SEC record 11,528 yards, 72 touchdown passes
  • Top 5 Quarterback in NCAA Division I history – 42 wins
  • Drafted by the NFL Seattle Seahawks – 2005
David Pollack
David Pollack
Hall of Fame Class 2015 | Shiloh High School, Class of 2000 | Football
  • Standout in football, basketball and wrestling at Shiloh High School
  • Gwinnett County Defensive Lineman of the Year twice at Shiloh
  • Atlanta Touchdown Club Defensive Lineman of the Year as a senior
  • Class 5A all-state high school selection
  • UGA All-Conference (SEC) and first team All-American (2002, 2003, 2004)
  • 36 sacks in collegiate career, third most in NCAA history
  • SEC Player of the Year Award (2004)
  • SEC Defensive Player of the Year Award (2004)
  • Chuck Bednarik Award (2004)
  • Ted Hendricks Award (2003, 2004)
  • Lombardi Award (2004)
  • Lott Trophy (2004)
  • First-round NFL draft pick Cincinnati Bengals
  • ESPN's College Game Day
  • ESPN's Thursday Night Football