Tags: Education News & School Sports
June 18, 2013ROSWELL, Ga.–– The Atlanta Sports Hall of Fame is coming to the Roswell Cultural Arts Center, 950 Forest Street, June 22.
The event will include a reception and awards ceremony. Beginning at 6 p.m., there will be a reception with a silent auction and raffle, and the induction and awards ceremony will follow at 7 p.m.
The inductees are Ron Bradley, who won 1,372 varsity basketball games as a high school coach, Steve Lundquist, a 1984 Olympic swimming gold medalist, Earl Mann, the manager and owner of the Atlanta Crackers baseball team, Dr. Homer Rice, Georgia Tech athletic director, and Deion Sanders, a former Atlanta Falcon, Atlanta Brave and member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
Tickets are $25. The first 400 people who purchase a ticket will also receive "Leadership Fitness," a book by Rice, one of the inductees. All ticket holders will receive a souvenir poster of the HOF class of 2013.
To find out more about the event, visit www.atlantasportshalloffame.org.