2012 Rivalry Series
2012 Hall of Fame: Donnie Jackson and Michael Patton
August 26, 2012Great American Rivalry Series
Donnie Jackson - Bluefield High School
Donnie played 4 years in his rivalry as a running back/defensive back and played on the 1975 State Championship Team. He attended Penn State University and late transferred to Wake Forest. His sister Ann Farmer accepted his award
Michael Patton - Graham High School
Michael was the quarterback of the 1989 State Championship football team and student council president. After graduating from Graham he went on to play football for Virginia Tech and graduated. He then returned to Bluefield where he now works as a certifie financial planner for Raymond James. He is actively involved with the community in the Rotary Club, Sales Executive Club, Graham High School Education Foundation, and the Carlock Pruett Foundation where he has helped raise funds to build a new field house and gymnasium.