Nebraska High School Sports Hall of Fame Foundation is a non-profit organization operating for more than 20 years with the idea of preserving the history of high school sports. It makes several awards annually honoring individuals and teams and has inducted 418 athletes, coaches and/or contributors, including some of the great names in Nebraska sports, such as Gale Sayers, Johnny Rodgers, Carol Frost, the Fischer family, Tom Kropp, Nancy Kindig-Malone, Bob Gibson, Bob Boozer, Amy Stephens. Tom Osborne, Eric Crouch, and more.
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Nebraska High School Sports Hall of Fame hopes its exhibit hall inspires Lincoln Journal Star, March 2016
August 2016 LINCOLN – Twelve athletes, six coaches, one official, and two contributors have been selected to enter the Nebraska High School Sports Hall of Fame. They will be inducted at the Hall’s annual Induction and Awards Ceremony on Sunday, October 2, 2016, at Lincoln East High School. A reception begins at noon with the … Continue reading “NHSSHOF Class of 2016 Announced August 2016”
June 2015 Two Nebraska Legends visited the Hall of Fame last week. Tom Kropp of UNK and Chuck Mizerski of Lincoln Southeast. It was a great thrill to have both of them here.
April 27, 2015 1995 Nebraska High School Hall of Fame inductee Dave Rimington has provided us with a copy of the trophy, bearing his name, that is annually awarded to the best collegiate offensive center. Stop in and see it yourself!
We are looking for memorabilia that could be displayed in the Hall! If you have something to share with high school sports fans, please contact us.
The NHSSHOF Needs Your Help! The Nebraska High School Sports Hall of Fame is looking for memorabilia that could be displayed in the Hall. These items could be donated or loaned for a designated period of time. Nebraska high school sports goes back to the early 1900s and we hope there are items out there … Continue reading “We are looking for memorabilia that could be displayed in the Hall! If you have something to share with high school sports fans, please contact us.”
Local TV program Pure Nebraska visited the Hall of Fame during its live broadcast. Reporter Kristin Bauer joined Assistant Executive Director Mike Rasmussen in featuring some of the attractions and discuss the motivation behind the Hall of Fame Foundation. To see the program copy and paste the link below: http://www.1011now.com/content/news/Nebraska-High-School-Sports-Hall-of-Fame-Hidden-Treasure-in-Lincoln-413845303.html