Gwinnett County Sports Hall of Fame

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

Louis Williams
Louis Williams
Hall of Fame Class 2013 | South Gwinnett High School | Basketball
  • Second all-time leading scorer in Georgia high school basketball history 
  • Four-time All-State athlete
  • Led South Gwinnett to AAAAA Georgia State Championship
  • Averaged 27.5 points, 6.6 rebounds and 5.2 assists per game
  • Voted “Most Athletic" Senior Superlative - 2005
  • University of Georgia's "Mr. Basketball" during junior and senior year
  • NBA Athlete – Philadelphia 76ers (2005-2012), Atlanta Hawks (2012-Present)
  • Gwinnett’s first male athlete named Naismith Prep Player of the Year - 2005
  • McDonald's All-American East Team - 2005
  • Founded Lou Williams Foundation to encourage student scholastic achievement - 2007
  • Hosts annual summer camp at South Gwinnett High School for  athletes ages 10–16
Mary Ellen Blanchard Warta
Mary Ellen Blanchard Warta
Hall of Fame Class 2011 | Norcross High School, Class of 1991 | Swimming
  • Set U.S. record in two events, 100 and 200 yard breaststroke in 1989
  • U.S. record in 200 breaststroke record stood for seven years; 100 breaststroke record for six years
  • Fourth in 200 breaststroke at 1988 Olympic Trials at age 14
  • Fifth in 200 individual medley at 1992 Olympic Trials
  • Member of four NCAA title teams at Stanford
  • Nine-time All-American in three college seasons
  • Swam for U.S. in Pan-Pacific Games, World Championships and Goodwill Games
  • Profiled in Sports Illustrated, April 1990, August 1990
  • Multiple covers Swimming World Magazine
  • Won 10 national titles between 1989-1992
James Mason
James Mason
Hall of Fame Class 2018 | Duluth High School | Golf
  • Georgia PGA: Play-of-the-Year 1997,1998,2000
  • Georgia PGA Championship 1997,1999,2000,2015
  • Atlanta open 2000
  • Georgia Senior Open 2001,2015,2017
  • Polo Golf Classic 1997
  • Champions Tour NFL Classic 2002
  • Champions Tour 2011 runner-up
  • Hickory Golf Classic 2016
  • Elected to Georgia Golf Hall of Fame.

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Matt Stinchcomb
Matt Stinchcomb
Hall of Fame Class 2010 | Parkview High School | Football
  • All-American offensive tackle for UGA 1997-1998
  • 1998 William V. Campbell Winner as the top member of the NFF National Scholar-Athlete
  • first round pick of Oakland Raiders
  • 2003 Super Bowl
  • ESPN Studio analyst
  • 2010 Nominee College Hall of Fame
  • 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 holds the record for assist average with 4.7 per game
  • Averaged 19.2 points and 7.1 assists as a senior at Georgia Tech
Coach Mike Emery
Coach Mike Emery
District Athletic Director - Gwinnett County Public Schools | Hall of Fame Class 2016 | District Athletic Director
  • Social Studies Teacher/Coach at Norcross HS (1984-2006)
  • Norcross Teacher of the Year (1992, 1997)
  • Coached football, basketball, baseball and softball at Norcross
  • Named Norcross AD (1997)
  • Region AD of the Year (2002, 2005)
  • State AAAAA AD of the Year (2005)
  • Named GCPS Director of Athletics, Student Activities and Community Schools (2006)
  • Developed Gwinnett Heat adapted sports program for students with physical disabilities
  • Started the Aspiring Athletic Administrators Program
  • Implemented a county-wide Code of Conduct for athletes
  • Established the GCPS Outstanding Senior Athlete Banquet
  • During tenure as Director of Athletics, Gwinnett teams won more than 100 state titles
  • Retired with 34 years of service - 32 in GCPS (2015)