CCHS Athletic Hall of Fame to induct seven on Sept. 8 | Sports | the Press and Standard
by The Press and Standard | September 1, 2017 5:00 am
Last Updated: August 30, 2017 at 9:58 am
By CINDY CROSBY
The Colleton County High School Athletic Hall of Fame Committee announced plans to induct seven members to the Hall of Fame during halftime of the Cougar’s home football game against Lakewood High School scheduled for Friday Sept. 8.
Inductees are as follows:
Dale Loper – Assistant Coach, Walterboro and Colleton County High School Football. Served 10 years as defensive coordinator, accumulating four region titles, a lower-state championship and state runner-up title. Under his leadership, the 1990 team went 11-0 in the regular season and held opponents to under eight points per game and the 1995 team held opponents to under nine points per game.
Rev. James Proveaux – Chaplin, Colleton County High School Football. Served 22 years as chaplin and is being inducted for his “continued acts of love and service to the Colleton County High School Football program.”
Charlie Brown – Football, Walterboro High Bulldogs 2001 – 2003. All-Region 2001, 2002; North-South All-Star 2002, gained 7-yards per attempt (2002), recorded 1411 rushing yards (2002), part of the 2001 Region Championship team.
Erin Driggers – Softball, Walterboro High School Lady Bulldogs Class of 2002. Five-year varsity letterman, All-Region (1997-2001), All-State recognition (1999-2002), North-South All-Star (2002), AAAA State Player of the Year (2002), Heisman Candidate (2002), member of the AAAA Lower State Championship team in 2002, member of the Region Championship teams (1999, 2000, 2001, 2002), All-State Volleyball (2001).
Ashley Whetsell Mansfield – Softball, Walterboro High School Bulldogs Class of 1997. Six-year varsity letterman, All-Region (1995-1997), All-Lowcountry (1995), All-State (1997), North-South All Star (1997). Went on to play Division I softball at the College of Charleston.
Nathan Breland – Track and Field, Walterboro High School 2000-2002. Awarded State Championship (2000) 100-Meter 10.79, Coaches Classic (2002) 100-Meter 10.74, 200-Meter (2002) 21.87, Taco Bell Classic (2002)100-Meter 10.78, All-State (2002).
Robert “Bobby” Brown – Track and Field, Walterboro High School. AAAA State Championship (1997), All-Region (1997), All-Region 4×100 Relay (1998), Senior Award (1999).