2016 Inductees

Delaware Sports Hall of Fame

Jana Withrow

The few field hockey opponents who managed to score against Jana Withrow felt like celebrating. Withrow, from Alexis I. du

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Jeff Taylor

Jeff Taylor was an outstanding baseball player at the University of Delaware and a respected baseball scout. Drafted by the

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Mark Romanczuk

A high school All-American at St. Mark’s, the lefthander was the mainstay of Stanford University’s pitching corps, and played four

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Laron Profit

Twice first-team all-state in basketball at Caesar Rodney High, three times an all-Atlantic Coast Conference third-team player in college, Laron

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Bob Colburn

Bob Colburn began his baseball coaching career in 1961 at St. Andrew’s School. In 2016, more than 430 victories later,

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Dick Cephas

A record-setting hurdler at Howard High School, Dick Cephas became a Big Ten champion and University of Michigan record-holder in

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Sid Cassidy

Sid Cassidy’s connection with excellence in the water goes back 40 years or more. He competed in high school, AAU

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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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