Somer Bigham Dudley
Barrett Christian Kleinknecht
Christine "Kissy" Hite Merrifield
Jeffery Dowdy Scott
Nathaniel "Skebo" Oswell Turner, Jr.
Ronald "Ron" Edwin Turner, Jr.

Chick-Fil-A Florence Athletic Hall Of Fame


Barrett Christian Kleinknecht

  • Graduate of West Florence High School in 2006
  • Graduate of Francis Marion University in 2018 with a Degree in Business Finance
  • At West Florence High School, he was a five year letterman in baseball
  • Baseball team MVP his Junior and Senior years
  • All Conference in baseball in 2003, 2004, 2005 & 2006
  • All State Selection as a Senior in 2006
  • Played in the All State Select game in 2006 (S.C. vs N.C.)
  • Voted FSD1 Male Athlete of the Year in 2006
  • Was the 2006 Green/Gold Award winner for WFHS as voted on by school faculty/staff
  • Played high school football as a Senior in 2005
  • Played American Legion Baseball 2004-2006
  • Received a scholarship and played on the College of Charleston baseball team in 2007
  • Attended and played at Florence Darlington Tech in 2008 where he made All Conference and the All Tournament team
  • Attended Francis Marion University where he made the All Conference and All Tournament teams as a Junior & Senior
  • All American at FMU as a Senior
  • Led the FMU team in all offensive categories and was the Team MVP as a Senior
  • Was 6 – 1 as a Pitcher with a 1.74 ERA as a Senior
  • NCAA Gold Glove winner at shortstop as a Senior
  • Awarded the team MVP in 2010
  • Played in the Coastal Plains League 2007-2009 with the Florence RedWolves
  • 2008 Coastal Plains League Home Run Derby Champion
  • 2008 Coastal Plains League Defensive Award winner
  • 2009 Coastal Plains League All-Star and co-MVP of the All Star game
  • In 2010 was drafted by the Atlanta Braves in the 12 round
  • MVP of the Danville Braves while leading the team in batting average & home runs Organizational All Star with Danville in 2014
  • Voted the Fan Favorite Award in 2010, 2013, 2014 & 2015
  • While playing in Mississippi In 2014, received the “Gold Standard Award for Character & Community Service”
  • In 2016, Coached the South Atlantic League Champion, Rome Braves
  • In 2017, was named the Manager for the Gulf Coast Braves baseball team