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Local Men Receive Hall of Fame Honors

MAY 21, 2006 -- The best of the best in Wilmington athletics were honored on Sunday night.

The Hall of Fame honors NFL stars Roman Gabriel and Sonny Jurgenson, legendary high school basketball coach Leon Brogden, Meadowlark Lemon of the Harlem Globetrotters and Wayne Jackson of WECT fame.

Leon Brogden's son, Bill, was representing his late father during the event. Each of the men credited the late Brogden for touching lives and producing stars.

The star studded weekend continues with a golf tournament in Echo Farms Monday morning.

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