Wednesday, May 22nd, 2019

G Gathering Chesapeake Sports Club

Chesapeake Sports Club



The November meeting of the Chesapeake Sports Club was held at the Chesapeake Conference Center. Landis Neal was inducted as the 48th recipient of the Legends of Honor. Mr. Neal was an outstanding athlete at Great Bridge High School. He starred on the baseball team as a pitcher and signed a professional contract with the St. Louis Cardinals in the 1950s. The guest speaker was Old Dominion University Monarch captain and two time All-American basketball player David Twardzik. Mr. Twardzik is a former NBA point guard. Also, the fall sports awards were presented to three outstanding student athletes from Chesapeake High Schools.


Sports Club First Vice President Steve Johnson, left, and President Larry Zoeller

Sports Club President-Elect Louis Tayon

Larry Zoeller and Caroline Arrowood

Caroline Arrowood was awarded Outstanding Student Athlete, Hickory High Field Hockey

Larry Zoeller and Garret Swanger

Garret Swanger was awarded Outstanding Student Athlete, Grassfield High Golf

Larry Zoeller and Tori Ashnault

Tori Ashnault was awarded Outstanding Student Athlete, Grassfield High Cheerleading

Emeritus Board Member Buddy Bagley

Larry Zoeller, left, and Landis Neal

President Larry Zoeller, left, and the 48th Legends of Honor inductee Landis Neal

The 48th Legends of Honor inductee Landis Neal and his wife Vivian

Guest speaker David Twardzik