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Nick Markakis Inducted into Cherokee County Sports Hall of Fame

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Former Braves star Nick Markakis will be inducted into the Cherokee County Sports Hall of Fame during a ceremony at Woodstock City Church. Markakis, who had a 15-year Major League Baseball career with the Orioles and Braves, joins fellow inductee Mimi Veach, a standout softball player. The event will also honor the top senior athletes from six local high schools and the 1965 Cherokee High School boys basketball team. Markakis, known for his stellar outfield performance and contributions to the Greek national team, will be celebrated for his remarkable achievements in baseball.