Tuesday, October 17, 4pm
Spokane Veterans Memorial Arena
We are honored to recognize eight extraordinary people who have made significant contributions to regional sports. The 2017 Inland Northwest Sports Hall of Fame Ceremony will be Tuesday, October 17, at a special ceremony where each inductee will be highlighted for their accomplishments.
For questions or to be involved, email Sammie Ragan.
The committee is comprised of Spokane Sports Commission board members, as well as sportswriters, broadcasters and other sports-minded people in the community. Nomination categories are as follows; athlete, coach, contributor, and special category. To be eligible for nomination to the Inland Northwest Sports Hall of Fame, the candidate must have been a resident of the Inland Northwest at the time he or she gained recognition.
Athletes are not eligible for consideration until five years after his or her last competition. Coaches will be eligible three years after their last coaching date, or retirement. Contributors are eligible at the discretion of the committee. Under special circumstances, the Hall of Fame Committee has the ability to waive requirements for athletes and coaches.
The Inland Northwest Sports Hall of Fame Committee, in considering qualified nominees, shall limit annual selection to no more than two athletes, two coaches, one contributor, and one special category.
Nominations should be submitted by mail or email with detailed information regarding the nominee’s full name, present address, and outline of achievements in the classification for which he or she is being nominated. If the nominee is deceased, the date of death is required.
The Inland Northwest Sports Hall of Fame depends on the support of individual donations and corporate sponsors.
Sponsor, donate, or nominate by contacting:
714 N Ironbridge Drive, Suite 202
Spokane, WA 99027
The Inland Northwest Sports Hall of Fame, a committee of the Spokane Sports Commission, celebrates the achievements of top athletes, coaches, and contributors in the Spokane region. Our region's athletic talent is a huge source of pride and positive recognition for our area, and we want to honor those who have attracted regional and national attention. Hall of Fame memorabilia for all inductees can be viewed year-round at Spokane Veterans Memorial Arena.
Spokane Sports Commission is a 501(c)3. Contributions may be tax-deductible.
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Sports don't just entertain. They improve communities. They drive economies. And no other organization brings sports events to the Inland Northwest like the Spokane Sports Commission. We are a nonprofit coalition of regional government; business and volunteers committed to recruiting and developing sports events. With these events come tourism dollars, entertainment and media attention attracting sports fans from around the world. Business wins. Kids win. Fans win, our region wins.
714 N Iron Bridge Way, Suite 202 | Spokane, WA 99202
509.456.5812 | www.spokanesports.org