Click here to read about the Montgomery County Sports Hall of Fame’s first class!
The inaugural class of the MCSHF was honored at a ceremony held on Friday, September 13, 2019 at the Silver Spring Civic Center from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Wizards’ and DC United play-by-play announcer Dave Johnson hosted the evening’s festivities.
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Montgomery County Sports Hall of Fame’s vision is to inspire all athletes to redefine the meaning of success.
The Montgomery County Sports Hall of Fame (MCSHF) honors and recognizes, by public acknowledgment and commemoration, those individuals, teams, coaches, managers, organizations, and supporters who merit recognition and distinction for their outstanding contributions through inspiring achievements and leadership in sports and athletic endeavors in Montgomery County, Maryland and beyond. MCSHF endeavors to build and make available and support sports and programs in our county and to cultivate pride in the achievements of local awardees throughout our community.
The Purpose of MCSHF is to preserve the memory and achievements of its inductees and serve the community by supporting programs and activities sponsored by the Hall of Fame through its fundraising efforts to foster principles of good sportsmanship, tolerance, and leadership.
Montgomery County Sports Hall of Fame recognizes, appreciates, respects, and values differences and the unique contributions of others’ talents, backgrounds, customs, and worldviews. On these grounds, MCSHF is committed to programs and policies that promote and ensure fair and equitable opportunities, benefits and resources for all persons associated with MCSHF. In accordance with the generally accepted policies of affirmative action and equal opportunity, MCSHF will not discriminate based on sex, race, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, ancestry or national origin in the conduct of its programs and will promote an inclusive environment for all participants and fans.