INAUGURAL INDUCTION CELEBRATION

Envisioned as a Bicentennial Legacy Project for the City of Memphis, the Memphis Sports Experience and Hall of Fame is a collaboration between the Memphis Sports Council, the Memphis Redbirds and Memphis Tourism.  
 
Our Mission is to honor our area’s top athletes, coaches and contributors by utilizing an innovative approach to educate its audience about the rich history of athletics in Memphis.
 
Our Vision is, by sharing the story of Memphis Sports, the Memphis Sports Experience and Hall of Fame will serve as a vehicle to educate Memphis Area youth on the value of athletics and the lessons learned through sportsmanship, teamwork, dedication and a healthy lifestyle. 
 

Please join the Memphis Sports Council, Memphis Redbirds
& Memphis Tourism as we enshrine the 2019 Bicentennial Class
into the Memphis Sports Experience and Hall of Fame.

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RESERVE YOUR SEAT

Thursday, October 10, 2019
AutoZone Park, Memphis, Tennessee

5:30 p.m. Cocktail Reception with Heavy Hors D’oeurves
7:00 p.m. Induction Ceremony

 

The First Class of the Memphis Sports Hall of Fame

BETTY BOOKER-PARKS, Athlete ISAAC BRUCE, Athlete
BILL DANCE, AthleteBILLY DUNAVANT, Contributor LARRY FINCH, Athlete
AVRON FOGELMAN, Contributor PENNY HARDAWAY, Athlete
CLAUDE HUMPHREY, Athlete JERRY JOHNSON, Coach
GEORGE LAPIDES, Contributor KEITH LEE, Athlete VERDELL MATHIS, Athlete
TIM MCCARVER, Athlete NIKKI MCCRAY-PENSON, Athlete
CARY MIDDLECOFF, Athlete CINDY PARLOW-CONE, Athlete
RONNIE ROBINSON, Athlete VERTIES SAILS, Coach
MELANIE SMITH-TAYLOR, Athlete FRED SMITH, Contributor
ROCHELLE STEVENS, Athlete “MEMPHIS” BILL TERRY, Athlete

 
 
 Cocktail Reception / Reserved Tables: $1500/table:
Premium Table Seating for the Cocktail Reception
Company logo in the Official Ceremony Program
Open bar available throughout out the evening
Premium Reserved seating for the Ceremony
 
Cocktail Reception / Single Tickets: $150:
Non-reserved seating at the Cocktail Reception
Access to the open bar throughout out the evening
Complimentary seat at the ceremony