September 4, 2004 - On this day in history in the NCSHOF, Harvie Ward, Jr., died at Pinehurst at the age of 78. Considered the nation’s premier amateur golfer in the 1950’s, he had won the NCAA golf championship at UNC in 1949. He was inducted into the NCSHOF in 1965.
September 3, 2013 - On this day in history in the NCSHOF, long-time North Carolina State University athletic administrator Frank Weedon died at the age of 82. Among his many duties, Weedon served as the sports information director at N.C. State from 1960 to 1972 and is credited with developing the first ever university affiliated regional radio network. He was inducted into the NCSHOF in 2014.