George Spurgeon Redd
Inducted in 2006
George Spurgeon Redd joined the varsity boys' basketball team at Atkins as a 9th grader. He was a starter for four years, lettered for four years and was one of the team's captains for four years. George became an outstanding talent and a number one forward and center. In 1939, his senior year at Atkins High School, George was chosen All-State Center in the North Carolina School League. After a long career, George retired from the Winston-Salem Police Department.