Georgia State accepting nominations for HoF class

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Georgia State accepting nominations for HoF class

Georgia State is accepting nominations until July 29 for its second hall of fame class.

Those chosen for induction will be honored during a football game this season. The wall of fame is on the third floor of the Sports Arena.

The permament members of the hall of fame committee are

The inaugural class was composed of: Terese Allen, Lefty Driesell, Don Floyd, Rodney Hamilton, Bob Heck, Bruce LaBudde, Sheryl Martin, Kevin Morris, Sarah-Jane Mungo, and Bill and Su Reeves.

Eligibility criteria to be inducted is:

1. The candidate must have completed a minimum of two (2) years as an athlete in good standing

or have been a member of the athletic staff at least five (5) years.

2. A student‐athlete being considered must hold a college degree (not necessarily from Georgia State).

3. The candidate must be a dedicated individual who demonstrates high standards of character

and leadership.

4. The candidate must have proven, undisputed athletic, coaching, administrative or service record

at Georgia State University.

5. The candidate must be an upstanding citizen of their local community and show a record of

intelligent life decisions during and after their college experience.

6. The candidate must have exhausted their eligibility by at least five years to be eligible for

nomination.

7. The candidate’s athletic achievements as a student at the University or as an alumnus/alumna

must have brought considerable favorable recognition to Georgia State University as well as to

himself/herself.

8. If the candidate’s achievements are based on his or her career as a professional, he/she must

have played at least five years as a professional.

9. During the first two years of existence the Hall of Fame will allow up to ten inductions per year.

However, after the third year of existence, and thereafter, the number of inductees will be

limited to five (5) per year.

10. The committee reserves the right to remove a Hall of Fame member whose character and

reputation have been a source of embarrassment to the University. The voting guidelines for

removal from the Hall of Fame are the same as those form selection.

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