Eagles News · South Cobb will induct six to HOF Class

Tonight at Clay Stadium South Cobb will take on Allatoona High School at 7:30. Before the two teams battle for their first region win of the year, six former Eagles will be inducted into the South Cobb Athletic Hall of Fame. The inductees include both former players and coaches who excelled while apart of athletic programs at South Cobb. Come out and help us honor these graduates of South Cobb High School as well as cheer our football team to victory!!

The Hall of Fame Class of 2017

Bobby O’Callaghan

1962 South Cobb graduate

2 year basketball letterman

3 year baseball letterman

Basketball scholarship to the University of Georgia


Coach Robert Bailey

1965 South Cobb graduate

South Cobb High School’s first soccer coach (1971)

Within 5 years team won the Cobb County Championship and played for the State Championship

Named Cobb County Coach of the year four times

1976 was named Georgia’s Coach of the year


James Beavers

1971 South Cobb graduate

All county/All Region for basketball & baseball

Baseball scholarship to Georgia Tech

Selected to AABC/Connie Mack Baseball Hall of Fame


Tony White

1992 South Cobb Graduate

4 year letterman in football (running back)

AJC All State HM 1990

All County Team 1990 and 1991

Cobb County leading rusher 1990 (1602 yards with 15 touchdowns)

Offensive player of the year 1990 and 1991

Football scholarship to Albany State University


Tara Yvette Stephenson

2001 South Cobb graduate

Played volleyball, basketball, track and field

Bobbie Bailey Athlete of the year

MDJ Scholar athlete

4 year letter athlete in volleyball and track

3 year letter athlete in basketball

1st team for volleyball 3 years in a row

Area player of the year for volleyball

Full division 1 volleyball scholarship

3 years division 1 track scholarship


Ross Edward Cravens (represented by wife Ashley Cravens, mother Sylvia Cravens and brother Justin Cravens)

2006 South Cobb graduate

Four time state qualifier for wrestling

Three time state placer

Two time area champ

Two time county champ

College All American