2020-2021 Inductees

Delaware Sports Hall of Fame

Jack Gregory

Jack Gregory enjoyed decades of success as an outstanding football coach and administrator not only in the state of Delaware,

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Tom Lemon

Few schools in the state’s rich athletic history were as dominant in their sport as Tom Lemon’s St. Mark’s High

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Art Madric

A three-sport standout at Wilmington High School, Art Madric has a noteworthy championship history in the sport of track &

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Lou Romanoli

Lou Romanoli’s leadership in Delaware sports spans four sports. A three-year starter for the University of Delaware baseball team when

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Gary Smith

One of the nation’s most gifted sportswriters, Gary Smith has won four National Magazine Awards, the highest honor bestowed on

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Tyresa Smith

After dominating the 2003 state girls’ basketball tournament, where she led Polytech High School to unprecedented success, Tyresa Smith became

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Every inductee into the Delaware Sports Hall of Fame since our inaugural year in 1976 is represented on our website. Honoring the athletic excellence of these men and women is an integral part of Delaware sports history.


From our annual Delaware Sports Hall of Fame induction gala in May, celebrations of Black History Month and Women in Sports Month, as well as individual sports highlights, there is something for every sports fan.


A visit to the museum will take you back over 100 years of sports in Delaware, from the Lenni Lenape Indians right up to today. Experience memorabilia, artifacts, and the stories of Delaware legends.


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