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
May 27, 2022

Farley, Kerri

Kerri Farley Induction year: 2022 Category: Basketball, Handball Location: Sachem Kerri Farley is a Sachem alum and multi-sport standout who was inducted to Sachem Athletic Hall […]
May 25, 2022

Fallica, Chris

Chris Fallica Induction Year: Category: Journalism & Media Location: Westhampton Beach Chris Fallica grew up in East Moriches and attended Westhampton Beach High School. He is […]
May 25, 2022

Joe Spallina Named America East Coach of the Year

Suffolk Sports Hall of Famer and Stony Brook women’s lacrosse coach Joe Spallina earned his sixth America East Coach of the Year honor and first since […]
May 24, 2022

Dix Hills Arena Named in Honor of Clark Gillies

The ice rink in Dix Hills was named in honor of Clark Gillies in May 2022. Gillies, a longtime Huntington resident, was inducted to the Suffolk […]
May 24, 2022

Cohn, Linda

Linda Cohn Induction Year: 2022 Category: Journalism & Media Location: Newfield Linda Cohn, an ESPN broadcaster and longtime host of SportsCenter, went to Newfield High School. […]
May 23, 2022

Daly, John

John Daly Induction Year: 2022 Category: Olympian Location: Smithtown John Daly is a three-time Olympic skeleton racer from Smithtown, who has reached the World Cup podium many […]
May 22, 2022

Bunger, Charlie

Charlie Bunger Induction Year: 2022 Category: Surfing & Historic Inductee Location: Babylon Born in Brooklyn in 1941, Charlie Bunger family moved to Lindenhurst where he fell […]
May 20, 2022

Apuzzo, Samantha

Samantha Apuzzo Induction Year: 2022 Category: Lacrosse Location: West Babylon One of the most decorated athletes in Boston College history, Sam Apuzzo is now an assistant […]
May 19, 2022

Suffolk Sports Hall of Fame Inducts Class of 2022

The Suffolk Sports Hall of Fame celebrated its Class of 2022 induction ceremony on Wednesday, May 18 at East Wind in Wading River. Super Bowl champ […]
May 5, 2022

Suffolk Sports Hall of Fame Honors Riverhead Location Where Satchel Paige Pitched in 1950

The Suffolk Sports Hall of Fame honored its third historic location with a special marker on Thursday, May 5, 2022. The current location of Riverhead Schools […]
April 5, 2022

Suffolk Sports Hall of Fame Erects Carl Yastrzemski Historic Marker

The Suffolk Sports Hall of Fame honored Hall of Famer Carl Yastrzemski and erected its second historic marker at Bridgehampton High School on Tuesday, April 5, […]
March 13, 2022

Rick Mercurio Inducted to NILCA Hall of Fame

Sachem lacrosse coach Rick Mercurio, an inductee of the Suffolk Sports Hall of Fame, was inducted into another hall for his coaching success. His latest honor […]
March 11, 2022

Marion Hollins Inducted to World Golf Hall of Fame

Already a Suffolk Sports Hall of Fame inductee, East Islip native Marion Hollins was a visionary long before her time in golf. Hollins received the ultimate […]
February 24, 2022

WATCH: 2022 Suffolk Sports Hall of Fame Press Conference

VIRTUAL PRESS CONFERENCE: Inductees of the Suffolk Sports Hall of Fame Class of 2022 took to Zoom for a virtual press conference to talk about what […]
February 20, 2022

Jim Metzger Featured in Selling the Hamptons TV Show

Suffolk Sports Hall of Famer Jim Metzger is featured in the latest season of “Selling the Hamptons” on Discovery+. The show gives insight into the high […]