High School Athletic Hall of Fame Nomination Information

  • Hall of Fame 2019 Inductees

    Thomas Jefferson- - January 11, 2019 @ 8pm  Ashe Center (Halftime of Boys Game )

    Mr. Otis Fulton (Basketball, 1975)

    Mr. Frank Sanyour (Football, 1970)

    Mrs. Laurita Harris Portee (Track & Field, 1977)

    Mr. Delbert Montague (Football, Basketball, 1972)

    Mrs. Sandra “Sandee” Smith (Track, 1979)                                                       

    Armstrong – January, 19, 2019 @ 3:30pm (Before the Boys Game)

    Mr.  Adolph Powell (Basketball, Football and Track) 

    Ms.  Sallie Elam (Girls Tennis)

    Ms.  Denise Winn (Girls Basketball)

    Mr.  Alexander Coles, III (Basketball, Indoor and Outdoor Track)

    Ms.  Antionette Irving (Girls Basketball)

    1964 Boys Basketball Team - VIA Champion/ National Runner-Up

    George Wythe - January 25, 2019 at 7pm (In between Girls & Boys Game)

    Alvester Wayne Tucker- (Football, Basketball, Track & Field, 1976)

    Charles Cook (Football and Track and Field, 1970)

    Sylvia Bragg (Girls Basketball, 1982)
    Terry Gordon Allen ( Field Hockey, Basketball, Tennis, 1969)

    Huguenot – January 28, 2019 – 7:15pm (at Halftime of Boys Game )

    Stuart Holt (Wrestling, 1971)

    Kevin Cousins (Indoor Track, 1971)

    April Robinson (Basketball, 2005)

    Cindy Cain (Coach – Girls Basketball & Field Hockey 1974-1984)

     John Marshall  - February 1, 2019 @ 7pm (In between Girls & Boys Game)

    Larry Watts (Football, basketball, and baseball) 
    Raymond Dark (baseball)
    Arrington Jones(football, basketball, and baseball) 
    Fletcher Johnson (basketball) 
    Edward Filer (Football) 
    Robert Pate (Football)

    Maggie Walker – TBA                                      


    The Richmond Public Schools High School Athletic Hall of Fame will have nominees from all high schools. Applications are due each year by December 15th. 


    Armstrong HOF Application

    George Wythe HOF application

    John Marshall HOF application

    Huguenot HOF application

    Thomas Jefferson HOF application

    Maggie Walker HOF application

    RPS Athletics will annually recognize one or more distinguished alumni or friend of athletics and education.
    The High School Athletic Hall of Fame Committee shall consider the following criteria in making the selection:

    • Be a graduate of Richmond Public Schools and have graduated from Richmond Public Schools at least ten (10) years prior to the nomination
    • Nominees may have served as an volunteer, athletic administrator, coach, or staff member who must have made a direct and significant impact on RPS Athletics for a minimum of 5 years. Individual nominees must have been retired at least 5 years prior to nomination
    • Have made significant contributions to his or her field and/or the community at-large, exhibit outstanding leadership, character and service to community

    Help Support the RPS High School Athletic Hall of Fame

    Help support the RPS High School Athletic Hall of Fame with a tax-deductible donation through the Richmond Public Schools Education Foundation. Your generous support will help sustain the RPS High School Hall of Fame. Visit the Richmond Education Foundation website to submit your special purpose donation.

     High School Activity Directors - Contact Information 

    Wildcats      Armstrong High School - Mr. Glenn Anderson


     Bulldogs  George Wythe High School -  Mr Dion Foxx / Ms Barbara Burgess

                             dfoxx@rvaschools.net /bburgess@rvaschools.net

     Falcons   Huguenot High School - Mr. Richard Farquharson


     Justice John Marshall High School - Mr. Lamont Davis


     Viking     Thomas Jefferson High School - Dr. William Holt