Inductee News

September 9, 2021

Suffolk Hall of Fame Mourns Loss of Bob Burkley

Another great one has left us, but his legacy lives on. Suffolk Sports Hall of Famer and longtime track and field coach Bob Burkley died on […]
August 3, 2021

Craig Biggio Named to Baseball Hall of Fame Board of Directors

Suffolk Sports Hall of Famer Craig Biggio has been elected to the Board of Directors for the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum. He was […]
July 8, 2021

Kenny Atkinson Named Golden State Warriors Assistant

Suffolk Sports Hall of Famer Kenny Atkinson is off to the latest stop in his NBA coaching career as the Warriors will make him their new […]
July 7, 2021

Hofstra Names Former MLB Star, Suffolk HOFer Frank Catalanotto Head Coach

Suffolk Sports Hall of Famer Frank Catalanotto, a Long Island native who enjoyed a 14-year Major League Baseball career, has been named the 15th head baseball […]
April 21, 2021

Remembering Suffolk Sports Hall of Famer Bill Thieben

We are deeply saddened about the loss of Suffolk Sports Hall of Famer and Hofstra legend Bill Thieben. The 1991 inductee is a Sayville basketball legend, […]
March 6, 2021

John Niland Named One of Cowboys All-Time Greats

It didn’t take a 60th anniversary for us to tell you that Suffolk Sports Hall of Famer John Niland is one of the greatest Cowboys of […]
January 22, 2021

Bill Batewell, Legendary Baseball Coach, Suffolk Sports Hall of Famer, Dies

Bill Batewell, one of the winningest coaches in Long Island baseball history, has passed away. He was 79. Batewell, who recorded 452 wins at Sachem and […]
January 20, 2021

Legendary Wrestling Coach Lou Giani Passes

Legendary wrestling coach and Suffolk Sports Hall of Famer Lou Giani has passed away. He was 86. Giani, who only began wrestling when he was 17, […]
January 11, 2021

Suffolk Sports Hall of Famer Rich Cimini Named 2020 New York State Sportswriter of the Year

Suffolk Sports Hall of Famer Rich Cimini has been named New York State Sportswriter of the Year by the National Sports Media Association. Nominated and voted […]
December 22, 2020

Suffolk Sports Hall of Fame Mourns Loss of Harold Cooley

Suffolk Sports Hall of Famer Harold Cooley passed away on December 18, 2020. He was 66. The legendary bowling coach from East Islip was inducted to […]