Thanks to sponsor Federated Insurance, golfers at the upcoming SCAHACC Scholarship and Cool Aids golf tournament will be greeted by a special guest, Heisman Trophy Winner George Rogers.
George will bring the Heisman Trophy with him to the tournament and will take pictures with those who would like.
George Washington Rogers (born December 8, 1958) is a former American college and professional football player who was a running back in the National Football League (NFL) for seven seasons during the 1980s. Rogers played college football for the University of South Carolina, earned All-America honors, and won the 1980 Heisman Trophy. He was the first overall pick in the 1981 NFL Draft, and he played professionally for the New Orleans Saints and Washington Redskins of the NFL. As a pro, Rogers rushed for over 7,000 yards. He is also known as the greatest player to ever play at the University of South Carolina.
1980 Heisman Trophy Winner
1981 NFL #1 overall pick
1981 NFL Rookie of the Year
Super Bowl XXII Champion
2 time Pro Bowl
5,204 Rushing yards are still the most in the history of SC Football
Inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame