Coaches

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 8, 2018

Howard, Lou

Lou Howard Induction Year: 1991 Category: Football & Coaches Location: Amityville Howard was the head football coach at Amityville Memorial High School from 1951 thru 1966, […]
February 8, 2018

Goldstein, D.J.

D.J. Goldstein Induction Year: 2000 Category: Football Location: Central Islip Goldstein was the head football coach at Central Islip High School from 1959 thru 1974.  The […]
February 8, 2018

Gardi, Joe

Joe Gardi Induction Year: 2000 Category: Football & Coaches Location: Sayville Most notable for being the head football coach at Hofstra University from 1990 to 2005, […]
February 8, 2018

Fusaro, Fred

Fred Fusaro Induction Year: 2003 Category: Football & Coaching Location: Sachem (coached) & Huntington (resident) Fred Fusaro was the head football coach at Sachem High School […]
February 8, 2018

Erickson, Joe

Joe Erickson Induction Year: 1999 Category: Football Location: Bay Shore Born and raised in Bay Shore, he was a member of the Class of  1942 and […]
February 8, 2018

Cipp, Joseph L., Jr.

Joseph L. Cipp Jr. Induction Year: 1996 Category: Football Location: Bellport Joe Cipp Jr. was the first football coach in Bellport football history after founding the […]
February 8, 2018

Cerullo, Tony

Tony Cerullo Induction Year: 2006 Category: Football Location: Elwood-John Glenn Cerullo was head football coach and athletic director at Elwood-John Glenn High School in East Northport. […]
February 8, 2018

Cassese, Tom

Tom Cassese Induction Year: 2003 Category: Football Location: Comsewogue Tom Cassese began as the head football coach at Comsewogue High School in 1973 and retired in […]
February 8, 2018

Ball, W. Homer

W. Homer Ball Induction Year: 1992 Category: Football Location: Amityville Homer Ball was football coach at Amityville High School for 22 years from 1929-51, during which […]
February 8, 2018

Kopelman, Judy

Judy Kopelman Induction Year: 2008 Category: Field Hockey Location: Miller Place Miller Place girls’ varsity field hockey coach for 31 years, with a record of 493 […]
February 8, 2018

Cole, Nancy

Nancy Cole Induction Year: 1998 Category: Field Hockey Location: Centereach Cole has been the Centereach High School field hockey coach for 32 years, since they opened […]
February 8, 2018

Cooley, Harold

Harold Cooley Induction Year: 2015 Category: Bowling Location:East Islip Harold Cooley has been the girls bowling coach at East Islip H.S. since 1985.  He is the […]
February 8, 2018

Zander, Risa

Risa Zander Induction Year: 2013 Category: Basketball; Coaches Location: Sachem Zander started her teaching and coaching career at Sachem High School in 1971. She was the […]
February 8, 2018

Wrase, Rich

Rich Wrase Induction Year: 2005 Category: Basketball Location: Westhampton Beach, Eastport & Suffolk Community College Rich Wrase is the former head coach of the men’s varsity  basketball […]
February 8, 2018

Wenzel, Bob

Bob Wenzel Induction Year: 2004 Category: Basketball/Coach Location: West Islip Bob Wenzel was an athlete himself before beginning his distinguished basketball coaching career.  A 1967 graduate […]