The following definitions and criteria shall apply to the five inductee
nominating categories. There are no quotas for any category.
Any high school athlete who participated in Nebraska high school athletics
and whose primary achievement in the field of athletics occurred during such
high school participation. Any such person may not be considered until 15 years
after high school graduation.
Any athlete who participated in Nebraska high school athletics and whose
primary contribution to athletics occurred after his/her high school career.
Any such person may not be considered until 15 years after high school graduation.
Must be or have been an employee of a Nebraska School District who has
coached a sanctioned activity/sport for at least 20 years. A coach would be
eligible for the Hall of Fame induction if he/she has retired from coaching or
has reached the age of 60.
An official who has been registered with the Nebraska School Activities Association for a minimum of 20 years.
Those whose contributions to high school athletics in some capacity other than the above mentioned categories. The category would include sportswriters, broadcasters, tournament officials, community leaders, athletic administrators or any individual who made a significant contribution to high school sports in Nebraska.
NOTE: Nominations must be submitted by October 1st in order to be considered for the next year’s class.