North announces Hall of Fame class

North Gwinnett announced on Monday the list of players and teams selected for induction into the high school's long-running athletic Hall of Fame.

The players and teams will be honored on Jan. 16 between the girls and boys home basketball games vs. North Forsyth.

The selections include the 1987-88, 1988-89 and 1989-1990 girls basketball teams that went 66-14 in three seasons and was eliminated all three years by eventual state champion Hart County.

North's 2005 Elite Eight fastpitch softball team that won 28 games and the 2006 girls golf team that finished third in Class AAAAA also earned Hall of Fame spots.

Five basketball players were picked for induction - 1998 grad Joel Lecoeuvre, 2003 grad Matt Garner and 2006 grads Jolie Efezokhae, Lisa Jennings and Mandy Beasley.

Clint Buice, a 1997 grad, made the Hall as a football player along with 2006 grads Josh Anderson, David Montgomery, Bradd Schlosser and David Ward.

Four baseball players - 2006 grads Brock Anderson, Ty Goodbar, Mike Peters and Logan Sharrett - made the list as did softball players and 2006 grads Jessica Batten, Stacey Condra and Christie Thompson.

Soccer players selected were 2006 grads Paige Banham, Tori Carroll, Shannon Hackett and Nathan Umberg, a 2003 grad. Making the Hall in other sports were 2003 grad Dawn Kabrich (volleyball), 2006 grad Kyle Chewning (wrestling) and 2006 grad Kiersten Spoerke


- From staff reports