McDonald to be inducted into ABCA Hall

Posted 7/11/2021

Longtime Wheeler High School coach and Georgia baseball ambassador David McDonald will be inducted into the ABCA Hall of Fame.


McDonald headed to ABCA Hall

Georgia Dugout Club Executive Director David McDonald will be one of seven to be inducted into the American Baseball Coaches Association Hall of Fame as part of the Class of 2022.

McDonald, a former coach at Wheeler High School and longtime baseball ambassador, will join John Altobelli (Orange Coast College, Calif.), Dave Barnett (Flagler, Fla. College), Gary Gilmore (Coastal Carolina University, S.C.), Marty Miller (Norfolk State University, Va.), Paul Page (Ohio Dominican University) and Marty Paulsen (Fond du Lac High School, Wisconsin). 

The 2022 ABCA Hall of Fame Banquet induction ceremony will be held during the 78th annual ABCA Convention on Friday, Jan. 7, 2022, at the Marriott Marquis in Chicago. The 2022 ceremony will also include the induction of the eight-member ABCA Hall of Fame Class of 2021 due to the cancellation of the in-person 2021 ABCA Convention.


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