May 31st 2013
Highland Falls Golf Course Golf with the 2013 Inductees - 6:30am Check-in
The Orleans Arena - Enshrinement Ceremonies 6:00pm - 9:30pm
Click on the Invitation below for a PDF version of the invitation and go to the Events tab for ticket information
The Southern Nevada Sports Hall of Fame considers donation requests on a weekly basis and awards financial aid quarterly. Please go to the Community Outreach page at the top of the home page and use the drop down box to go to our donation request page.
Hall of Fame for Tarkanian
Southern Nevada Sports Hall of Famer (Class of 1998) Coach Jerry Tarkanian will enter the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame in Springfield, Massachusetts on September 8th, 2013. Tarkanian led UNLV to the national title in 1990 and also took the Runnin' Rebels to the Final Four in 1977, 1987 and 1991. He finished his career with a 729-201 record.
This Month in Southern Nevada Sports History
The Las Vegas Stars (now the Las Vegas 51's) will celebrate 30 years of baseball on April 10th, 2013. The Stars played their first game on April 10, 1983 in front of 10,622 fans at Cashman Field. The Stars, in their brown, gold and burnt orange uniforms, defeated Salt Lake City, 11-8. Catcher Bruce Bochy, former San Diego Padres manager and current skipper of the San Francisco Giants, hit the first home run in Cashman Field history. The first pitch was delivered by right-hander Andy Hawkins.