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2015 LSHOF enshrinement banquet on YouTube

Eddie Williamson of Lorain High School accepts the 2015 J. Ed Uland Award from the Lorain Sports Hall of Fame, honoring him as an outstanding scholar athlete in Lorain.

Eddie Williamson accepts the J. Ed Uland Award from the Lorain Sports Hall of Fame at the 2015 banquet.

Check out the video of the May 2, 2015, Lorain Sports Hall of Fame Enshrinement Banquet now posted online at the LSHOF YouTube Channel, and when you’re there please subscribe to the channel to see videos of future LSHOF events. Just click on the link here to go to the LSHOF YouTube Channel.

Posted July 15, 2015





Condolences to the family of Coach Larry Stark

The Lorain Sports Hall of Fame offers condolences to the family of Larry Stark, an LSHOF enshrinee and longtime outstanding Southview High School basketball coach. Visitation and a Celebration of Larry’s life will be held Sunday, July 19th from 1-6 p.m. in the Dovin and Reber Jones Funeral & Cremation Center, 1110 Cooper Foster Park Rd., Amherst. The Lorain Sports Hall of Fame will have a special service beginning at 6:00 p.m., immediately followed by a family memorial service. Coach Stark’s LSHOF plaque can been seen here:

Larry Stark, inducted 2000Larry-Stark


Posted July 2, 2015


Lorain Sports Hall of Fame taking nominations

The Lorain Sports Hall of Fame is now accepting nominations of athletes for enshrinement in the LSHOF Class of 2016. Deadline to apply is Sept. 30. Nomination forms can be obtained online at or picked up in person at the LSHOF Museum. The museum is in the lobby of the St. Joseph Community Center at W. 20th Street and Livingston Avenue; it is open from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays.

To be eligible, a nominee must be a current or former Lorain resident, at least 35 years old in 2016, with an outstanding record of sports achievement that can be documented. Nominations must be submitted by members of the general public. Full details are on the nomination application. Those chosen will be inducted at the enshrinement banquet on May 5, 2016.

The Lorain Sports Hall of Fame was founded in 1969 to honor those who represent the best in Lorain athletic achievement from high school onward.

Posted June 22, 2015


Sign up for the Aug. 2  LSHOF Golf Outing today

Download the details and a sign-up form below:

LSHOF 2015 Golf Outing Flyer

Download, complete and submit the form below to sign up your foursome to participate in the 2015 Golf Outing:

Golf Foursome sign-up form

Be a hole sponsor too

Read the benefits and simple process of sponsoring a hole at the LSHOF Golf Outing.

Here’s the form to be a hole sponsor:

Hole Sponsor Form 2015

Posted May 23, 2015


New photo gallery from 2015 banquet

We’ve added a gallery of more than 100 photos of scenes from the May 7 Enshrinement Banquet. Take a look here and see if you can spot yourself.

For more on the banquet and the new inductees, click here.

Updated May 22, 2015