The Hall is looking to broaden its presence and profile in the future, and we hope to do so by expanding and modernizing our exhibit on the third floor of the N.C. Museum of History in downtown Raleigh. This would be done in conjunction with a renovation and expansion of the entire museum, which is operated by the N.C. Department of Cultural Resources.

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The North Carolina Sports Hall of Fame is honored to announce its 2017 induction class. The eight new members, listed alphabetically, are Glenn Bass, Dwight Durante, Mike Fox, Chasity Melvin, Ben Sutton, Caulton Tudor, Steve Vacendak, and Stephanie Wheeler. They will be enshrined during the 54th annual induction banquet on the... 

Save the Date: The 54th annual banquet of the NC Sports Hall of Fame will be held Friday, May 5, 2017. The NCSHOF will welcome and induct its newest members on this date. More information will be coming later to this site.  

Dale Earnhardt

Dale Earnhardt

Michael Jordan

Michael Jordan

Catfish Hunter

Catfish Hunter

Richard Petty

Richard Petty

Kay Yow

Kay Yow

Jerry Moore

Jerry Moore

Peggy Kirk Bell

Peggy Kirk Bell

Carlester Crumpler

Carlester Crumpler



 

About the Hall

The North Carolina Sports Hall of Fame, which inducted its first class in 1963, celebrates excellence and extraordinary achievement in athletics. The Hall of Fame also commemorates and memorializes exceptional accomplishments in sports for the inspiration and enjoyment of all North Carolinians, especially the youth, through popular exhibits and educational displays.

Notable accomplishments of many of the Hall of Fame members are showcased in a 3,000-square foot museum on the third floor of the N.C. Museum of History in Raleigh. The museum’s address is 5 East Edenton Street, and it is open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. on Sunday. Admission is free.

 

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