Hall of Fame

Athletic Hall of Fame

The 2022 Athletic Hall of Fame nominations are open! Qualifications for nomination and nominations forms can be found above. Please submit nomination by March 15, 2022. The event date will be on Homecoming 2022 (TBD).

The purpose of the Valwood Athletic Hall of Fame is to recognize the outstanding achievements and contributions of individual athletes, teams and/or supporters who represent excellence in sportsmanship, leadership, courage and teamwork.

The Valwood Athletic Hall of Fame is housed in the Jimmy Rainwater Lobby of the Eager Sports Center. The inductees’ names are inscribed on plaques located on the wall display.

Inaugural class inducted March 10, 2018:

Robin Carter Coleman ’77 – Athlete

Maurey Copeland ’87 – Athlete

Roy Copeland ’01 – Athlete

Bill Eager* – Coach and supporter

Paul King ’80 – Athlete

The 1974 Championship Soccer Team

*Eager was awarded posthumously.

Class of 2019 Inductees:

Jim Gibson – Coach

Shannon Houchins ’87 – Athlete

Jean Oliver ’80 – Athlete

Danny Swilley ’88 – Athlete

The 1999 State Championship Football Team

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