Drew Brees, Seimone Agustus, Kerry Joseph, and More To Be Inducted Into Louisiana Sports Hall Of Fame
The Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame has announced its inductees for the 2024 Hall of Fame class, and the class is nothing short of incredible. Loaded with Louisiana Legends in the sports world.
The 2024 Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame Inductees:
- Drew Brees
- Seimone Agustus
- Wilbert Ellis
- Frank Monica
- Kevin Jackson
- Perry Clark
- Kerry Joseph
- Daniel Cormier
- Ray Siblle
Here is the official announcement from the Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame and the LSWA:
NFL record-setting passer and Super Bowl XLIV MVP Drew Brees of the New Orleans Saints joins LSU women’s basketball great and eight-time WNBA All-Star Seimone Augustus along with mixed martial arts icon Daniel Cormier of Lafayette in a star-studded nine-member group of 2024 “competitors” ballot inductees chosen for the Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame.
The LSHOF Class of 2024 also includes 1992 Olympic wrestling gold medalist Kevin Jackson, a former LSU All-American, along with Perry Clark, who guided Tulane basketball to unprecedented success in the 1990s, and McNeese football great Kerry Joseph.
Also elected for induction next year are high school football coach Frank Monica, who won state titles at three different south Louisiana schools, and Ray Sibille, a Breeders’ Cup-winning thoroughbred jockey from Sunset who ranks among the nation’s elite as a rider.
The class also includes retired Grambling baseball coach Wilbert Ellis, the second-ever recipient of the Louisiana Sports Ambassador Award. During his coaching career and since, Ellis has made local, statewide, and national impact not only in his sports field but also in other endeavors.
You can read the full piece from the Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame by CLICKING HERE.
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