42nd Greater Knoxville Sports Hall of Fame Dinner and Induction Ceremony
The Greater Knoxville Sports Hall of Fame, established in 1982, celebrates sports and serves as a significant fundraiser for the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Tennessee Valley. Individuals will be inducted into the Hall of Fame for achievements in athletics, media, coaching, sports administration and officiating. Other honorees include Knoxville’s Most Outstanding Male and Female High School Athletes of the Year; Chad Pennington Professional Athlete of the Year; Pat Summitt Ignite Greatness Award; Special Recognition; Will McKamey Spirit Award; and Buck Vaughn Legacy Award. Former Vol Grant Williams, two-time back-to-back SEC Player of the Year, NBA player and vice president of the National Basketball Players Association, will be the guest speaker. Tickets are limited. A general reception starts at 5 p.m. with a VIP reception from 5:15-6:15 p.m. Ballroom doors open at 6 p.m.