The Suffolk Sports Hall of Fame is a non-profit established in 1990 to honor outstanding people, living or deceased, who gained prominence and have made substantial contributions in the fields of professional and amateur sports on behalf of themselves and Suffolk County. The Hall of Fame has exhibits at Fairfield Properties Ballpark, (home of the Long Island Ducks), Town of Huntington Townhall, the Section XI offices in Farmingville, Long Island Sports and Rehabilitation in Holbrook and Long Island MacArthur Airport.

Suffolk Sports Hall of Fame: Club 369


Congratulations to the current Suffolk Sports Hall of Fame Inductees, who have made major contributions to professional and amateur athletics.

As of 2022, there are 369 inductees across multiple categories.

We are in the process of updating our website and building out individual profile pages of all inductees, so check in frequently for more multimedia, information and highlights!


Full list of SSHOF Inductees
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 […]
February 8, 2018

Romanosky, Joe

Joe Romanosky Induction Year: 1998 Category: Basketball Location: Southampton Joe Romanosky coached at Southampton from 1960 to 1983 and earned a record of 342-84. In a […]
February 8, 2018

Petrie, Edward

Ed Petrie Induction Year: 1996 Category: Basketball, Coaches Location: East Hampton Legendary high school basketball coach at East Hampton High School, where be began coaching in […]
February 8, 2018

Maniaci, Joe

Joe Maniaci Induction Year: 2009 Category: Basketball Location: Connetquot, Dowling, St. Joseph’s Before beginning his coaching career, Joe was an outstanding basketball player himself at Connetquot […]
February 8, 2018

Mahoney, Jim

Jim Mahoney Induction Year: 2013 Category: Basketball Location: Copiague After graduating from high school in 1950, he began studying to become an Irish Christian Brother. He […]
February 8, 2018

Kellner, Stan

Stan Kellner Induction Year: 1999 Category: Basketball & Coaches Location: Brentwood Kellner coached at Brentwood High School from 1965-78; his record was 210-56. During his time […]
February 8, 2018

Johnson, Carl

Carl Johnson Induction Year: 2003 Category: Basketball/Coaching Location: Bridgehampton Carl Johnson began his basketball career at Bridgehampton High School while earning many accolades. Johnson also set […]
February 8, 2018

Fuller, Warren

Warren Fuller Induction Year: 2007 Category: Basketball, Coaches Location: Wyandanch Fuller was the head coach of the girls varsity basketball team at Wyandanch High School for […]
February 8, 2018

Cavaliere, Michael

Michael Cavaliere Induction Year: 1998 Category: Basketball Location: North Babylon Cavaliere is a former basketball coach at North Babylon High School, where he coached the junior […]
February 8, 2018

Castellano, Rich

Rich Castellano Induction Year: 2009 Category: Basketball Location: Northport Castellano is in his 29th season as the girls varsity basketball coach at Northport High School, where he […]
February 8, 2018

Berg, Richard

Richard Berg Induction Year: 2012 Category: Basketball Location: Dowling Richard Berg is a former basketball coach at Dowling College and Hofstra University. During his time at […]
February 8, 2018

Agostino, Jack

Jack Agostino Induction Year: 2007 Category: Basketball Location: Amityville Jack Agostino began coaching at Amityville High School in 1987 at the age of 24, one of […]
February 8, 2018

Mignano, Sal

Sal Mignano Induction Year: 2007 Category: Baseball Location: Shoreham-Wading River Sal Mignao was the varsity baseball coach at Shoreham-Wading River for over 30 years, as well […]
February 8, 2018

Desiderio, Al

Al Desiderio Induction Year: 1997 Category: Baseball Location: Port Jefferson Al Desiderio coached at Port Jefferson High for 37 years and made the playoffs 20 times […]