Inductee News

February 20, 2024

Rich LoNigro, Founding HOF Board Member, Dies at 81

Rich LoNigro, a founding board member of the Suffolk Sports Hall of Fame and longtime owner and operator of Port Jeff Sporting Goods, died. He was […]
January 11, 2024

Buddy Harrelson, Suffolk Sports Hall of Famer, Dies at 79

Buddy Harrelson was a staple in Suffolk County as a resident, co-owner, and co-founder of the Long Island Ducks. A New York Mets legend from the […]
December 29, 2023

Ron Eden Named Boys Soccer National Coach of the Year

Suffolk Sports Hall of Famer and legendary Brentwood boys soccer coach Ron Eden was named United Soccer Coaches National Player of the Year. Eden led Brentwood to […]
December 4, 2023

Sal Agostinelli Honored by Italian American Baseball Foundation

Suffolk Sports Hall of Famer and baseball lifer Sal Agostinelli is piling on the career accolades. He was recently honored as the Italian American Baseball Foundation’s […]
October 30, 2023

Sue Wicks Inducted into New Jersey Hall of Fame

Sue Wicks’ hometown is Center Moriches, but she is beloved in New Jersey for her basketball prowess from her days as a star at Rutgers. The […]
September 26, 2023

Boomer Esiason Inducted into Bengals Ring of Honor

Suffolk Sports Hall of Famer and East Islip legend Boomer Esiason was inducted into the Bengals Ring of Honor on September 25. The three-time Pro Bowl […]
August 18, 2023

Chris Higgins Receives Suffolk Sports HOF Plaque at The Rinx

Smithtown native Chris Higgins played 14 years in the NHL and spent many early mornings as a kid skating at The Rinx in Hauppauge. It was […]
August 3, 2023

Paul Gibson Inducted to NYSPHSAA Hall of Fame

Suffolk Sports Hall of Famer and former big leaguer Paul Gibson was inducted into the NYSPHSAA Hall of Fame. Gibson, who played at Center Moriches High […]
July 20, 2023

Boomer Esiason Named to Bengals Ring of Honor

Suffolk Sports Hall of Famer and former NFL quarterback Boomer Esiason has been named to the Bengals Ring of Honor. He will be recognized along with […]
July 18, 2023

Suffolk HOF Mourns Passing of Constantine Ricci

Recent Suffolk Sports Hall of Fame inductee Constantine Ricci has passed away. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family and friends of Constantine, a pioneering […]