Continuing a five-year resurgence that has reached across the state, the Florida Sports Hall of Fame will stage perhaps its most grandiose night ever when 11 sports superstars, most with central Florida roots, are enshrined into the Hall on Nov. 12 at Amway Center. “The Florida Sports Hall of Fame is on a mission to […]

The man credited with bringing the NBA to Central Florida, a woman who dominated professional golf for more than a decade, and a pioneer who first brought the UCF brand to national attention highlight the 2019 Florida Sports Hall of Fame (FSHOF) induction class announced today by Hall President Barry Smith. The Enshrinement will be […]

Benefiting the Florida Sports Hall of Fame children’s charities 18 Holes + 18 Celebrities + 18 Foursomes = Immeasurable Support for Children and their Families Date: June 27–29, 2019 Location: Trump National Doral Miami (get directions) Tackle Doral’s famous Blue Monster 
Your chance to play the Blue Monster with one of our Hall of Fame celebrities like these […]

Amway Center | Orlando, FL | November 12, 2019 Presented by     Event Schedule: Monday, November 11 Exclusive! Party with the Stars VIP Event – Presented by Orlando City Soccer Club and Visit St. Pete – Clearwater Exploria Stadium Enjoy cocktails and hors d’oeuvres with the 2019 Hall of Fame class and other current members […]

Four From Northwest Florida Join Sheffield, Hubert, Pihos in 2018 FSHOF Class First-ever Pensacola Enshrinement set for Nov. 7 at National Naval Aviation Museum FOR RELEASE MAY 15 AT 3 PM CDT PENSACOLA – Four of the greatest athletes ever to call northwest Florida home will join a true baseball superstar, the longtime voice of […]

Raised in Orlando, Damon was the top rated High School prospect in the country his senior year at Dr. Phillips HS. Damon was drafted by Kansas City and also played with Oakland, Boston, New York and Detroit. Entering 2011, Damon has made the all-star team twice and won two world series.  He led the American […]

Jon Gruden will forever be remembered for being the head coach who brought a Super Bowl Championship to Tampa Bay. He coached the Tampa Bay Buccaneers to their only Super Bowl victory to date, a 48-21 victory over the Oakland Raiders in 2002. It was the first of seven seasons Gruden would coach at Tampa […]

Phil Esposito, one of the most decorated NHL personalities of all-time, is credited along with his brother Tony, for brokering the deal to bring NHL hockey to Tampa Bay. Phil’s dogged pursuit of an NHL franchise for Tampa was the tipping point and the Tampa Bay Lightning was founded in 1991. Phil has been a […]

With a list of sailing accolades dating back for decades, including an Olympic Gold Medal, Allison Jolly is one of the sports great career success stories. She is currently in her 13th season as head coach of the University of South Florida sailing team. Allison’s competitive career includes two Intercollegiate Championship sailing titles, two U.S. Women’s […]

Jeremy N. Foley, who has handled virtually every aspect of the University of Florida’s $119.3 million athletic program during his athletic administrative career – which began with an internship in the Gator Ticket Office in 1976 – will retire as AD on October 1, 2016. He has served as UF’s Director of Athletics since March […]