Clayton State University women’s basketball coach Dennis Cox, who led his team to the NCAA Division II National Championship in March 2011, will be recognized for that achievement at the upcoming Awards and Induction Ceremony for the Atlanta Sports Hall of Fame.
The ceremony will be held on Saturday, June 25, at the Roswell Cultural Arts Center, 950 Forrest St., Roswell, Ga.
The inductees for the class of 2011; Mark Price, Tim Singleton, and Jessie Tuggle; will be honored after which several high school, college, and
professionals will also receive the Atlanta Sports Hall of Fame “Stars of the Year Award.” The award for Cox is recognition of the Lakers finishing off a 35-1 season on Mar. 25, 2011, with a 69-50 win over Michigan Tech in the national championship game in St. Joseph’s, Mo.
A reception, raffle, and silent auction will be held with the awards and induction to follow. All of new the inductees, as well as several past Hall of Famers will attend the event. The induction celebration is open to the public. Tickets are available from $20 to $100.
For more information on tickets contact Larry Winter at (770) 343-9012 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.