On Sunday, the Washington DC Sports Hall of Fame added 9 new members.
The new members were honored before the Washington Nationals-Atlanta Braves games. The inductees are as followed:
- Juan Dixon – member of the 2002 University of Maryland Mens Basketball National Championship team.
- Brenda Frese – head coach of the University of Maryland women’s basketball team
- Glenn Harris – Host of NewsChannel 8’s “SportsTalk”
- Tony Kornheiser – ESPN’s “Pardon the Interruption” co-host
- Katie Ledecky – two-time Olympian and five-time Olympic gold medalist in swimming
- Tom McMillen – Played for Lefty Driesell at Maryland. NBA player (Washington Bullets)
- Mike Nelms – Special Teams player for the Washington Redskins
- Paul Tagliabue – Former Commissioner of the NFL
- Ron Weber – radio broadcaster for the Washington Capitals
The honorees received a plaque and will have their names added to the Hall of Fame listing in Nationals Park.