• Booker T. inducts 16 into Ring of Honor in inaugural class

    By: Nathan Thompson


    Booker T. inducted 16 people into its Ring of Honor in its inaugural class Friday night.

    The inductees were Reuben Gant, Melvin Gilliam, Nathan E. Harris, Ed Lacy, Taleya Mayberry, RW McQuarters, Ulysses Mitchell, Kenny Monday, Julius Pegues, Kim Schumpert, Etan Thomas, Wayman Tisdale, Melanie vonHartitzsch, SE Williams, Michael Wislon, and John Winesberry.

    Booker T. plans to induct more people every year, but most classes won't be as big as this first one.

    The ceremony happened between the boys and girls basketball games at Nathan E. Harris Field House. Union won the girls game before the ceremony 60-49. Booker T. won the boys game after the ceremony 85-68.

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