Since 1989, the Sports Hall of Fame has honored local legends who have inspired others with their athletic ability, coaching skills, and/or sports management skills and have raised the level of importance of sports on the Peninsula.
The Hall of Fame, located here at the San Mateo County History Museum, has grown to include more than 250 people including Olympians, professional athletes, coaches, and many others.
This year, the Historical Association will be hosting a reception on Thursday, June 22 at the San Mateo County History Museum. The inductions will take place in the Museum’s historic Courtroom “A”.
David Bakhtiari A Serra High School graduate, he is a star offensive lineman with the National Football League’s Green Bay Packers.
Nicole Quigley-Borg An alum of Capuchino High School and College of San Mateo, she is the head coach of CSM’s state championship softball program.
Horace Hinshaw A sports journalism institution in Pacifica, he has written and edited for the coastal community’s weekly newspaper for more than a half-century.
Mike Lewis A long-time track and field coach at the College of San Mateo, he has developed dozens of state- and nationally-ranked athletes.
Eddie Mack An outstanding athlete at San Mateo High School and College of San Mateo, he became a ground-breaking track and field legend at Cal Poly after World War II.
Maddy Price A Menlo School alum, she is a world-class track and field standout who competed for the Canadian national team in the most recent Summer Olympic Games.