Class of 2014 George Kennedy, William Hesmer,
The Class of 2014, inducted into the North
Carolina Soccer Hall of Fame on January 15,
2014 at the North Raleigh Hilton were George
Kennedy, William Hesmer and Brien Braswell.
Kennedy, currently the girls soccer head coach
at Bishop McGuiness Catholic High School,
was the first men's head soccer coach at Wake
Forest University. Hesmer was an Alll-America
goalkeeper at Wake Forest, and the goal keeper
for the Columbus Crew's MLS Cup championship
team. Braswell, a collegiate goalkeeper at
Guilford College, is a longtime high school
boys and girls coach at Ragsdale High School.
Their's was the 17th induction class, bringing
the North Carolina Soccer Hall of Fame to
Seven Nominated For
The Class Of 2015
Seven outstanding individuals have
been nominated for selection to the Class
of 2015 in the North Carolina Soccer Hall
of Fame. At least three will be selected for
induction by a vote of the NCSHOF Board of
Directors and all living members of the NCSHOF.
If a fourth nominee receives 75% of the vote
that person will also be selected for induction.
The Class of 2015 will be inducted on January
24, 2015 at the North Raleigh Hilton.
Clark Brisson (Player, Youth DOC/Administrator) Ben Forbes (High School
Woody Harrison (Adult Player/Administrator)
Gary Hoilett (High School Coach)
Josh McKinney (Captain U.S. Men's Paralympic
Team) Stig Sasse (Referee)
Clyde Simms (MLS Player)