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On this Date 1928 - HOF Gene Hooks Born

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program, 05/15/22, 5:00AM EDT


On this day in history, Gene Hooks was born.

May 15, 1928 - On this day in history in the NCSHOF, Gene Hooks was born.  The Rocky Mount native served as athletic director at Wake Forest from 1964 to 1990 after a brilliant career there where he was named an All-American in baseball. He joined the NCSHOF in 1999.

Gene Hooks - NCSHOF