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Abilene High, Texas Tech duo selected to Big Country Athletic Hall of Fame

Taylor Potts and Lyle Leong Jr., whose remarkable careers were intertwined at both Abilene High and Texas Tech, have been selected to the Big Country Athletic Hall of Fame. The annual Big County Athletic Hall of Fame induction banquet is set for Monday, April 19, 2021 at the Abilene Convention Center. VIP tables for the […]

Big Country Athletic Hall of Fame Banquet Postponed

For immediate releaseTuesday, April 7, 2020For more information: Contact Al Pickett at (325) 668-3014 Big Country Athletic Hall of Fame banquet postponed until August 10The 19th annual Big Country Athletic Hall of Fame banquet, scheduled for May 4, has been postponed and has been rescheduled for August 10. “In light of the COVID-19 restrictions, the […]

2019 Class Annouced

  Lackey, Warren, Goodenough headline 2019 Class in Big Country Athletic Hall of Fame Former Major League pitcher John Lackey, former Abilene High football coach Steve Warren and current Abilene Christian University women’s basketball coach Julie Goodenough headline a list of 11 new inductees into the Big Country Athletic Hall of Fame. The 18th annual […]

Chuck Moser Exhibit Dedication at Texas Sports Hall of Fame in Waco

Abilene High Eagles (Especially those of the 1950’s teams)……. Take Note: Chuck Moser Exhibit Dedication If you would like to attend please contact Gerald Galbraith at: cggalbraith@suddenlink.net or call 325-829-3883. Date: Saturday, April 21, 2018 Time:        5 PM Reception at the Texas Sports Hall of Fame 7 PM Dinner Host Hotel: Hampton Inn […]

Big Country Athletic Hall of Fame Announces its 2018 Class

Big Country Athletic Hall of Fame Class of 2018 announced       Two key members of Abilene High’s “Team of the Century” state championship football teams in the 1950s, a defensive back who played in the first-ever Big 12 football game, a former NFL standout, a six-time national champion in the triple jump, a state champion […]

Big Country Athletic Hall of Fame announces its 2017 class

  The 16th annual Big Country Athletic Hall of Fame banquet is set for Monday, May 1 at the Abilene Convention Center, and the diverse Class of 2017 includes a pair of state championship football coaches, a state champion quarterback, a high school and collegiate track star, a father-son combo who were both national pole […]