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On this Date 1936 - HOF Charlie Adams Born

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program 08/14/2019, 5:00am EDT

Future North Carolina High School Athletic Association executive director Charlie Adams was born...

On this Date 1915 - HOF Jack Coombs Pitches Brooklyn Dodgers to Win

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program 08/13/2019, 5:00am EDT

Jack Coombs went the distance on the mound for the Brooklyn Dodgers in a 6-1 victory over....

On this Date 2002 - Remembering HOF Enos Slaughter

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program 08/12/2019, 5:00am EDT

A Roxboro native, Slaughter enjoyed a 19-year career in the major leagues and made the All-Star team 10 times...

On this Date 1940 - HOF Taft Wright and White Sox Win Doubleheader

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program 08/11/2019, 5:00am EDT

Taft Wright of the Chicago White Sox banged out four hits in a doubleheader, including a triple...

On this Date 1916 - HOF Buddy Lewis Born in Gastonia

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program 08/10/2019, 5:00am EDT

Buddy Lewis was born in Gastonia. A third baseman and outfielder, Lewis spent his entire major league baseball...

On this Date 2016 - Remembering HOF Bill Dooley

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program 08/09/2019, 5:00am EDT

Bill Dooley passed away at the age of 82. The former head football coach at North Carolina, Virginia Tech and Wake Forest...

On this Date 1982 - HOF Raymond Floyd Wins PGA Championship

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program 08/08/2019, 5:00am EDT

Raymond Floyd won the 1982 PGA Championship at Southern Hills Country Club in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

On this Date 1941 - HOF Woody Durham Born in Mebane

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program 08/08/2019, 5:00am EDT

He grew up in Albemarle, graduated from the University of North Carolina, and went on to be the long-time “Voice of the Tar Heels”...

On this Date 1972 - Buck Leonard Inducted into Baseball HOF

By NCSHOF Staff 08/07/2019, 5:00am EDT

On this day in history in the NCSHOF, Rocky Mount native Buck Leonard became the first North Carolinian to be inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, NY.

On this Date 1972 - HOF Buck Leonard Inducted into Baseball HOF

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program 08/07/2019, 5:00am EDT

Rocky Mount native Buck Leonard became the first North Carolinian to be inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, NY.

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