Wiregrass Sports Hall of Fame Class of 2017

On Friday, the Wiregrass Sports Hall of Fame announced the inductees for the 2017 class. 
 
Coaches and athletes who have played a role in sports in the wiregrass will be honored on August 12th at the Wiregrass Rehabilitation Center. 
 
"Its just so many athletes and coaches that i grew up watching and admiring. to be included along with them is truly a honor. I'm just thankful and blessed to be apart of that," Terry Sellers said.
 
Five of the nine inductees greeted each other for the first time and shared their most memorable experiences from there twenty five plus years in sports. 
 
"Our first championship at Georgia College State University. when i first got there we were struggling in the program and we recruited and we had some guys on Dothan, Alabama on that team," Sellers said.
 
Along with being inducted each inductee will be remembered with a plaque in the Dothan Civic Center. 
 
"I always thought that i had a chance to coach and make a positive difference in their life that was done for me. that what my coaches did and if i did that then i would have a pretty good career," Sellers said. 
 
Tickets are still available for the Wiregrass Sports Hall of Fame. For more information contact Janna Everett at 7-0-1-9-9-3-8. 
 

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