(6/26/19) GRAMBLING, La. — Grambling Legends, Inc. will induct seven new members into the Legends Hall of Fame this year.
The ceremony will take place on Saturday, July 13 at the Fredrick C. Hobdy Assembly Center on the Grambling State University campus.
The Hall of Fame enshrinement dinner and induction will start at 6 p.m. Tickets for the banquet can be purchased from Dr. Ruby Higgins at (318)-243-7557. Each ticket is $75 and is non-transferable/non-refundable.
Here are the members who will be inducted this year:
Wendell “Brick” Henderson – SWAC honors, drafted by the Chicago Cubs
Samuel “Sam” Holden – All American NAIA, played for the Saints and Oilers
- Elfrid Payton – Canadian Football Hall of Famer
Terrace “Terry” Sykes – three-time All-SWAC, drafted by Washington Bullets
Michael Williams – GSU and Bayou Classic MVP
Miechelle Willis – SWAC Track and Field Shot Put Champion, retired Deputy Director of Athletics at Ohio State University
Thomas “Tom” Williams, Former track and field and football coach, who will be inducted posthumously.