• McIlwain, Samuel
    Samuel McIlwain
    "Class of 1970"
    Inducted in 2014
    Samuel Mcilwaine started playing football, basketball, and baseball his freshman year at Atkins, 1967.  He lettered in all three sports.  His most memorable year was 1968 when his football team played Dillard High School, Goldsboro, NC and the score was 20-8.  Coach Lash named the defense team the most outstanding team of the week.  Atkins defense team recovered a total of 39 fumbles in the last four games of the season.