Presenting – 2019 GFAASHOF Induction Class

Darryl Johnson * Todd Lyght * Morris Peterson

Andre Weathers * MaliVai Washington * Deanna Nolan

1978-81 Flint Northern Girls’ Basketball Teams

1974 Flint Northern Boys’ Cross-Country Team

Darryl Johnson – Basketball, Flint Central, 1983:

Todd Lyght – Football, Flint Powers, 1987:

  • Wide receiver and defensive back at Flint Powers.
  • All American at Notre Dame University, National Championship, Jim Thorpe Award. 
  • Drafted by Rams 1991, Super Bowl XXXIV. 
  • Currently a defensive backs coach at Notre Dame.  

Morris Peterson – Basketball, Flint Northwestern, 1995:

  • Flint Northwestern – All-State, All-City, All-Valley.
  • Michigan State – All-American, Big 10 Player of the Year, National Champion. 
  • Played for Toronto Raptors, New Orleans Hornets, Oklahoma City Thunder.  

Andre Weathers – Football, Flint Central, 1994:

Mali-Val Washington – Tennis, Carman Ainsworth, 1980: 

  • Carman Ainsworth High School was coached by former ATP Tour member Victor Amaya.
  • University of Michigan, top ranked college player in the United States. 
  • Men’s Singles final at Wimbledon in 1996, Four ATP titles.
  • Rank No. 11 in the World October 1992. 
  • The MaliVai Washington Youth Foundation.

Deanna Nolan – Basketball, Flint Northern, 1995: 

  • Flint Northern two-time state champion, Miss Basketball in 1995. 
  • Played college basketball at University of Georgia.
  • Drafted by the Detroit Shock, three championships.
  • WNBA Finals MVP in 2006, WNBA All Star and named to the All-WNBA team.  
  • Played internationally in Russia from 2007-2013.  

1978-81 Flint Northern H.S. Girls Basketball Team:  

1978-81 Girls Basketball State Championship’s.

1974 Flint Northern H.S. Men’s Cross-Country Team: 

City, Valley, Regional and State Champions.