DOVER - The Delaware Afro-American Sports Hall of Fame, Inc announces THE CLASS OF 2013 INDUCTEES...
Ralph F. Baird – Basketball Coach
Anthony O. Brinkley – Basketball
Donald Lee Johnson, Jr. – Football
Richard E. Morris – Basketball Coach
Shirley E. Riley – Softball
Cora E. Robinson – Basketball
Charles A. Shelton – Basketball Official
Richard E. "Dicky" Simmons – Basketball
Robert E. "Jock" Taylor (Posthumously) – Martial Arts
George W. Teague, Jr. – Harness Racing Trainer
Michael A. Thomas – Basketball
Robert P. "Host" Vanderhost – Basketball
The Annual Banquet Induction Ceremony will be held on Saturday, April 20th, at the Modern Maturity Center, 1121 Forrest Avenue, Dover, Delaware, at 6:00 p.m.
The Delaware Afro-American Sports Hall of Fame, Inc. was founded in 1996 and held its first induction in 1999. Since that first enshrinement, 147 Delaware athletes, from all three counties, have been honored prior to this class. AAU and Junior Olympic athletes have been assisted financially when in National Competition. Outstanding senior athletes have been recognized annually and scholarships are awarded to selected senior athletes who are entering colleges and universities.
For more information, visit our website at: www.daashof.org , or call 302-732-3466