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ABAC Hall of Fame taps Weekley

By Robert Hydrick - bio | email

ALBANY, GA (WALB) - Pro golfer Boo Weekley headlines this year's Hall of Fame class at Abraham Baldwin College.

Weekley played golf at ABAC in 1992 and 1993.

Today he is one of the more popular players on the PGA tour with two tour victories and was a member of the victories United States Ryder Cup team two years ago.

Weekley donated $30,000 from his Ryder Cup money to ABAC.

ABAC's 1991 national championship softball team, Joseph Grist basketball star from the 1940's, tennis booster Harvey Klepfer and another ABAC golfer Jim Sparks are also in this year's Hall of Fame class.

The induction luncheon is on March 6th in Tifton.

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