Bobby “Ray” Bridgeman, Jr.
Matthew Olen Cross
David Earl Hanna
Glenda Dale Jones Heald
Robert Blair Razick
Robert "Bobby" Evander Shaw
Allyson Nell Sprott

Chick-Fil-A Florence Athletic Hall Of Fame


Bobby "Ray" Bridgeman, Jr.

  • Graduated in 1977 from West Florence High School
  • Graduated from FMU in 1985 with a degree in General Studies
  • Lettered in basketball at West Florence as a Sophomore, Junior and Senior
  • Holds West Florence Basketball career records for total shots (222), foul shots made % (77.9) and assists (172)
  • Second in West Florence history of points scored (898)
  • Made All City, All Conference Region VAAAA & All State as a Junior & Senior
  • Selected by S. C. Sportswriters Association to play in S. C. Athletic Coaches Association All Star Game as a Senior
  • Selected by Scouting Service of St. Petersburg, Florida as one of the 24 best Seniors in South Carolina
  • Won Lynch Award for most outstanding athlete his Senior Year
  • His basketball jersey was retired at West Florence
  • Was recruited by US Naval Academy, FMU, VMI, Baptist College, Newberry, Erskine, Spartanburg Methodist and the Air Force Academy
  • Played at Newberry as a Freshman and transferred to Francis Marion