Rollins College to recognize Jackie Robinson in "Walk of Fame"

Rollins College to recognize Jackie Robinson in "Walk of Fame"

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WINTER PARK, Fla. (WOFL FOX 35 ORLANDO) -

Rollins College is honoring legendary major league baseball player Jackie Robinson with a stone in its "Walk of Fame" monument.

Rollins officials say Robinson will become the latest of more than 530 historical names featured in stone at the center of campus in Winter Park on Thursday.

Other names include Abraham Lincoln, Zora Neale Hurston and Martin Luther King Jr.

School officials say the baseball legend's daughter Sharon will participate in Thursday's stone laying ceremony and will speak about her father's value to sports.

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