The Florida Sports Hall of Fame recognizes and honors Florida’s greatest sports figures and events, and leverages this collective celebrity to promote fitness awareness, education and sports activities among our state’s youth and adults. Equally important is the promotion of the qualities of discipline and honor among sports participants.
Jon Gruden, Phil Esposito Headline Stellar 2016 Class
Enshrinement Set for November 15 in Tampa
Jon Gruden, the man who brought a Super Bowl Championship to Tampa Bay and Phil Esposito, the cornerstone of the movement that lured the NHL to Florida, headline a group of five distinguished honorees who make up the 2016 class elected to the Florida Sports Hall of Fame.
This year’s class will be officially inducted into the Hall at an Enshrinement Dinner on November 15th at the TPepin’s Hospitality Centre in Tampa. The Enshrinement activities will also include the Wade Boggs Florida Sports Hall of Fame Celebrity Golf Classic on the morning of Nov. 15th at Tampa Palms Golf Club….Read the Full Press Release.