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2018 SGSC Athletic Hall of Fame class to be recognized on June 7th at Gala

Posted on May 22, 2018

Throughout the history of South Georgia State College (SGSC), athletics has figured prominently into the fabric of our institution. Our athletic heritage is a diverse combination of people, places, venues and moments, and we are fortunate to have enjoyed such a rich tradition of athletic excellence.


In an effort to pay tribute to the many talented athletes and coaches as well as program milestones of our athletic programs, nine individuals are being inducted into the class of 2018 SGSC Athletic Hall of Fame. Mr. Peter Bragan, Jr. (1969-71) of Jacksonville, Florida for baseball; the late Mr. Terry Childers (1965-67 and 1975-78) of Augusta for baseball;  Mr. Kelton Cook  (1952-53) of Metter for football and baseball; Mr. Steve Foucault (1968-69) of Rockledge, Florida for baseball; Mr. Larry Guest (1965-67) of Elberton for basketball; Mr. Ron Kelley (1954-56) of Savannah for football; Mr. Howard Ray (1963-65) of Hazlehurst for basketball; Mr. Scott Sims of Douglas (1990-2011) for baseball; and Mr. Victor (Vic) Spooner (1949-51) of Colquitt for football will be honored.


The ceremony will take place in conjunction with the SGSC Foundation Gala on Thursday, June 7th at 6:00 p.m. in the Wellness Center gymnasium on the Douglas Campus. Dress is business attire. For tickets or more information, please contact the SGSC Office of External Affairs at 912-260-4274.