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The Wiregrass Sports Hall of Fame was formed in January 1992 by Hawk-Houston Boys and Girls Club
as a means to seek ways to better honor past athletes, coaches and support personnel
who have achieved fame in the world of sports. These individuals must either call the Wiregrass home
or have lived here in the past. Recognition shall come at the annual Wiregrass Sports Hall of Fame Banquet
sponsored by the Wiregrass Hall of Fame, Inc., which was established as an incorporation in 2003.
Recognition shall also come through the public display of a picture plaque to be located
on the first floor of the Dothan Civic Center. To be eligible for induction into the
Wiregrass Sports Hall of Fame, the individual must meet the criteria established
by the Hall of Fame Selection Committee.

Wiregrass Sports Hall of Fame
26th Annual Induction Ceremony

When: Saturday, July 14, 2018 at 7 p.m.
Where: Wiregrass Rehabilitation Center (795 Ross Clark Circle in Dothan)
Tickets: $50
Tickets must be purchased in advance: Contact Janna Everett at 334-701-9938

Wiregrass Sports Hall of Fame Golf Tournament

When: Friday, July 13, 2018
Where: Dothan National Golf Club at 7410 Hwy. 231 South
Format: 3-man scramble
Cost: $60 per player ($180 per team)
Hole sponsor: $100
Registration and lunch: 11 a.m.
Shotgun start: Noon
To sign up or more info: Contact Tony Darrigan at 695-0805 or Tom Vickers at 797-1518

Class of 2017


Terry Sellers
Eddie Barnes
Bobby Pierce
John Faircloth
Bobby Sirmon
Randy Hicks
Al Griffin
Jack Carr
Les Snead


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Hall of Famers

Some of our current members

Doug Tew Class of 2016
Doug Tew, Class of 2016
Kevin Jackson Class of 2016
Kevin Jackson, Class of 2016
Sonny Raley
Sonny Raley, Class of 2015
Phillip Parker
Phillip Parker, Class of 2012
Robert Horry Class of 2009
Robert Horry, Class of 2009
Johnny Oppert, Class of 2001

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Selection Committee


Ralph Black
Tony Darrigan
Janna Everett Holland (Secretary-Treasurer)
Jim Golden
Jon Johnson (Vice-President)
Merrill Shirley
Amelia Rhoades (President)
Richard Robertson
Dwight Tew
Tom Vickers