Inductee News

May 13, 2018

Suffolk Sports Hall of Fame Class of 2018 Officially Inducted

The Suffolk Sports Hall of Fame Class of 2018 was formally inducted on May 10 at Watermill Caterers. Congratulations to the following individuals and organizations: The Suffolk […]
February 12, 2018

Suffolk Hall of Fame Announces Class of 2018

The Suffolk Sports Hall of Fame has officially announced its Class of 2018 and inductees will be honored in a ceremony on May 10 at Watermill […]
February 12, 2018

New Logo for Suffolk Hall of Fame

We’re very excited to debut our new Suffolk Sports Hall of Fame logo. Adding a silhouette of Suffolk County and a lit torch, the new logo […]
January 2, 2018

Induction Process

October 16, 2017

Suffolk HOF Adds Two Trustees

 The Suffolk County Sports Hall of Fame has added two individuals to its Board of Trustees. Pete Blieberg and Stephen Costello assumed positions on the board […]
September 27, 2017

Interns Wanted: Sports Business and Journalism

The Suffolk County Sports Hall of Fame is looking for interns for the fall and spring semesters with an interest in sports business and journalism. The […]
September 17, 2017

Follow Suffolk Sports HOF on Facebook, Twitter

The Suffolk County Sports Hall of Fame is official on Facebook and Twitter. Follow the organization and track news and updates about our inductees on frequent […]
March 23, 2017

Inductee News

February 5, 2020

Linda Schulman is Guest at State of the Union

Linda Schulman, the mother of inductee Scott Beigel, was the guest of Congressman Tom Suozzi at this year’s State of the Union. Schulman, who accepted the […]
January 31, 2020

Suffolk HOFers Atkinson, James, Kupchak React to Kobe Death

The world has been mourning the loss of Kobe Bryant and those sentimental feelings have trickled to Suffolk County thanks to some high level NBA contacts […]
January 27, 2020

Matt DiStefano, Class of 2020 Inductee, Passes

Matt DiStefano, an inductee for the upcoming Class of 2020 induction of the Suffolk Sports Hall of Fame, has passed away after battling a rare form […]
January 26, 2020

HOFer Carol Rainson-Rose Named National Coach of Year by NFHS

Suffolk Sports Hall of Famer Carol Rainson-Rose is one of 23 individuals named National Coach of the Year by the National Federation of State High School […]
January 5, 2020

Local National Football Foundation Chapter Named After James C. Metzger

Suffolk Sports Hall of Famer Jim Metzger had the Suffolk chapter of the National Football Foundation named in his honor during a ceremony on Sunday, January […]
December 19, 2019

Greenport’s Jackson, Edwards Get Nod for Local HOF

Congrats to Suffolk Sports Hall of Famers Dorrie Jackson and Al Edwards, who will be inducted to the Greenport High School Athletic Hall of Fame inaugural […]
December 8, 2019

Sue Wicks Has New Oyster Company Venture

Suffolk Sports Hall of Famer and basketball legend Sue Wicks owns Violet Cove Oyster Co. Check out this Newsday piece on her endeavor and passion!
December 8, 2019

Catalonotto Honored by Italian American Baseball Foundation

Suffolk Sports Hall of Famer and proud Italian-American Frank Catalonotto was honored with the first “achievement award” from the Italian American Baseball Foundation. At a ceremony […]
November 19, 2019

Joe Cuozzo Inducted to NILCA Hall of Fame

Another hall of fame induction for Joe Cuozzo. He is an inaugural inductee of the National Interscholastic Lacrosse Coaches Association Hall of Fame. Cuozzo, the longtime […]
November 13, 2019

Suffolk HOFer Metzger Makes Substantial Gift To Hofstra Men’s Lacrosse

Suffolk Sports Hall of Famer and former Hofstra men’s lacrosse student-athlete James C. Metzger, whose generous support of Hofstra Athletics stretches back more than a decade, […]
October 5, 2019

Rob Grable’s Connetquot Football Uniform Retired

Suffolk Sports Hall of Famer Rob Grable passed away over the summer. He received a wonderful honor from his alma mater, Connetquot, when the football program […]
October 5, 2019

Wayne Shierant Has West Islip Field Named in His Honor

Suffolk Sports Hall of Famer Wayne Shierant received an incredible distinction this fall when the football field at West Islip High Shcool was named in his […]
September 22, 2019

Suffolk Sports Hall of Famers Named to Jets All-Time Time

Suffolk Sports Hall of Famers Wesley Walker and Marty Lyons have been named to the Jets All-Time team according to a fan vote. Walker played for […]
September 18, 2019

Yaz Throws First Pitch to Big League Grandson

Suffolk Sports Hall of Famer Carl Yastrzemski threw out the first pitch at Fenway Park to his grandson, Mike, on Wednesday, September 18, 2019. This was […]
September 12, 2019

HOFer Metzger, Pannell Featured in Social Life Magazine

The cover story of the September issue of Social Life magazine features the generous philanthropic contributions of Suffolk Sports Hall of Famer James C. Metzger, the founder and […]