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On this Date 1940 - HOF Taft Wright Leads White Sox to Win

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program 08/17/2022, 5:00am EDT

Taft Wright of the Chicago White Sox had three hits in five trips...

On this Date 1926 - HOF Art Weiner Born

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program 08/16/2022, 5:00am EDT

Art Weiner was born in Newark, New Jersey. He went on to star in football at the University of North Carolina...

On this Date 1937 - HOF Buddy Lewis Leads Senators in Doubleheader Win

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program 08/15/2022, 5:00am EDT

Buddy Lewis had three hits and scored twice in a doubleheader as the Washington Senators swept...

On this Date 1936 - HOF Charlie Adams Born

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program 08/14/2022, 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 08/13/2022, 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 08/12/2022, 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 08/11/2022, 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 08/10/2022, 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 08/09/2022, 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 08/08/2022, 5:00am EDT

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

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