News

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

January 28, 2023

Val James Inducted into Rochester Americans Hall of Fame

Suffolk Sports Hall of Famer Val James received the latest honor of his career when he was inducted into the Rochester Americans Hall of Fame in […]
January 22, 2023

Suffolk Sports Hall of Fame Announces Class of 2023

The Suffolk Sports Hall of Fame is proud to announce its Class of 2023. This is one of the largest induction classes in the history of […]
January 19, 2023

Suffolk Sports Hall of Fame Mourns Loss of Ron Davies

Longtime baseball coach and Suffolk Sports Hall of Famer Ron Davies passed away in January at 86. The Smithtown resident coached at Adelphi for 38 seasons […]
January 13, 2023

Suffolk Sports HOFer Steve Zimmer Speaks with Port Jeff Sports History Class

Former NFL official Steve Zimmer was the latest guest speaker at the Port Jeff High School sports history class as part of a partnership with the […]
December 20, 2022

Kenny Atkinson Accepts Suffolk HOF Plaque at MSG

NBA coach and Northport native Kenny Atkinson finally received his Suffolk Sports Hall of Fame plaque from the 2021 ceremony on Tuesday, December 20 at Madison […]
December 17, 2022

Suffolk HOFer Stan Wilcox Speaks with Port Jeff Sports History Class

Suffolk Sports Hall of Famer Stan Wilcox was the latest guest lecturer to speak with the sports history class at Port Jefferson High School through an […]
December 11, 2022

Sportswriter Mark Herrmann Speaks at Port Jeff Sports History Class

Port Jefferson High School sports history students were treated to a guest lecture from longtime sports journalist Mark Herrmann in December. Herrmann, who was inducted into […]
December 7, 2022

West Islip Legend Scott Craig Inducted to NILCA Hall of Fame

West Islip lacrosse coaching legend Scott Craig was inducted into the National Interscholastic Lacrosse Coaches Association Hall of Fame in November. Craig, who retired with 479 […]
December 3, 2022

Rutgers Celebrates Suffolk Sports Hall of Famer Sue Wicks

Sue Wicks is the all-time best women’s basketball player in Rutgers history. The school honored her with a Sue Wicks Day celebration in November and they […]
November 27, 2022

Suffolk Sports HOF Remembers Jim Gilhooley

Suffolk Sports Hall of Famer James Gilhooley has passed away at the age of 95. Gilhooley, who was inducted into the Suffolk Sports Hall of Fame […]
November 20, 2022

NBA Scout Rich Wrase Speaks at Port Jeff Sports History Class

From sharing stories about current NBA players, to describing his process as an NBA scout and his deep knowledge about Long Island basketball, Rich Wrase was […]
November 5, 2022

Jeff Ruland Speaks at Port Jeff Sports History Class

By the time Jeff Ruland was done showing videos of him shutting down Michael Jordan and explaining his journey to the NBA, he was signing autographs […]
October 26, 2022

Suffolk Sports Hall of Fame Historic Markers Recognized by SABR

All three of the historic markers placed by the Suffolk Sports Hall of Fame have been recognized by the Society of American Baseball Research’s Baseball Landmarks […]
October 18, 2022

Port Jeff Sports History Class Files Hall of Fame Research Project

Through an educational partnership between the Suffolk Sports Hall of Fame and Port Jefferson High School, students conducted research assignments on Hall of Fame inductees. Students […]
October 13, 2022

Suffolk Sports HOFer Buzz Deschamps Speaks with Port Jeff Sports History Class

Suffolk Sports Hall of Famer Buzz Deschamps was the latest guest speaker as part of the Hall of Fame’s educational partnership with Port Jefferson High School’s […]