Gwinnett County Sports Hall of Fame

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

George Rogers
George Rogers
Hall of Fame Class 2011 | Duluth High School | Football
  • Won 1980 Heisman Trophy as a senior at South Carolina
  • Won a Super Bowl ring with the Washington Redskins in 1987
  • Finished seven-year NFL career with 7,176 yards rushing and 54 Touchdowns
  • Won NFL rushing title as a rookie with 1,674 yards
  • Had four 1,000-yard rushing seasons in pro career
  • Finished with school record 5,204 career rushing years at South Carolina
  • Rushed for 1,781 yards and 14 TDs as senior with Gamecocks
  • First-team All-American selection in 1979 and 1980
  • Rushed for a then-county record of 2,286 yards for Duluth in 1975
Michelle Green
Michelle Green
Hall of Fame Class 2018 | Duluth High School | Softball

• Two sport athlete at Duluth High School (softball and basketball)
• 1999 AAAA Fastpitch Softball State Champion
• Selected to the Georgia's North All-Star Team
• All-State, All-County, and All-Region selection
• Three-time Gwinnett Daily Post Pitcher of the Year (1998, 1999, 2000)
• Two-time All-American (2003, 2005)
• Two-time SEC Pitcher of the Year (2003, 2005)
• Two-time 1st Team All-SEC (2003, 2005)
• USA Softball National Player of the Week (March 24, 2003, April 4, 2005)
• NFCA National Player of the Week (April 4, 2005)
• 7-time SEC Pitcher of the Week
• University of Georgia records
o Career ERA (1.30)
o Season Wins (39)
o Career Wins (104)
o Career Shutouts ( 4 7 .5)
o Career Strikeouts (1,070)
o Career Opponent Batting Average (.168)

Coach Hugh (Buck) Buchanan
Coach Hugh (Buck) Buchanan
Coach | Hall of Fame Class 2014 | Parkview High School | Baseball
  • Parkview's head baseball coach for 29 years
  • Three state titles – 1996, 2001, 2002
  • 12 region championships
  • Record 546 wins and 245 losses.
  • Parkview's head football coach - 1983, 1984, 1985
  • Parkview’s head softball coach – 1987 to 1994
  • No. 20 jersey retired
  • One of two Georgians in National High School Baseball Coaches Assoc. Hall of Fame
  • Numerous athletes playing professionally, among them MLB players Jeff Francouer, Jeff Keppinger and Clint Sammons Inducted Georgia Athletic Coaches Associat
  • Inducted Georgia Dugout Club Hall of Fame
  • Inducted Gwinnett Dugout Club Hall of Fame
  • Head Coach, 2002 USA Baseball Youth National Team, Silver Medal in Pan American Games, Barquisimeto, Venezuela
  • Asst. Coach, 2001 USA Baseball Youth National Team, Gold Medal in World Championships, Veracruz, Mexico
  • MLB scout in retirement, presently Area Scouting Supervisor, Atlanta Braves
Ida Neal Smith
Ida Neal Smith
Hall of Fame Class 2010 | Central Gwinnett High School, Class of 1985 | Basketball
  • Ranks second all-time in Central Gwinnett career scoring
  • Georgia Tech's first All-ACC first-team selection in 1989
  • 1995 inductee into Georgia Tech's Hall of Fame
  • Second in Georgia Tech history with 508 career assists and hold the record for assist average with 4.7 per game
  • Averaged 19.2 points and 7.1 assists as a senior at Georgia Tech
Ivy Wingo
Ivy Wingo
Hall of Fame Class 2011 | Norcross High School | 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