31st Annual Induction Ceremony and Dinner

was held on Wed, October 13, 2021

Buffalo Niagara Convention Center
153 Franklin St, Buffalo, NY 14202
 
Meet the Class of   ‘2021 »
 
Induction Ceremony Photos »

Presented by:
Key Bank

Honoring

JOHN BEILEIN
Collegiate Coach with More than 800 Victories & Two NCAA National Championship Appearances

JOHN BUTLER (D)
Vice President and General Manager of the Buffalo Bills

ANGELA CONIGLIO (D)
A Pioneer in Girls’ and Women’s Sports from Amherst HS

DEBORAH DOURLAIN
Champion Swimmer at Orchard Park, Bowling Green & RIT; Coach and Official

GERRY GENTNER (D)
Three-Time State Champion Softball Coach at Williamsville South

JULIE GENTNER MURPHY
Multi-sport Athlete at Williamsville South & Cortland; Champion Softball Coach

RON MOSCATI
Nationally Acclaimed Sports Photographer

MIKE ROBITAILLE
Buffalo Sabre Defenseman & Long Time Hockey Broadcaster

WILLIAM RUSSELL (D)
Youth Hockey & Little League Founder, Coach, & Director

LAMAR SMITH
Elite Sprinter from Bennett HS; All American at Alabama & Buffalo State

PETE TONSOLINE
Multi-Sport HS Coach & Administrator with More than 1,500 Wins

KYLE WILLIAMS
Six-time Pro Bowler as a Defensive Tackle with the Buffalo Bills

2021 Spotlight Team

1958 UB BULLS FOOTBALL TEAM
Declined invitation to Tangerine Bowl When Bowl Committee Denied Two Black Members From Competing

2021 Dick Gallagher Legacy Award

Wally Huckno, famed Jamestown High School Football Coach and 2005 Greater Buffalo Sport Hall of Fame inductee

 

 

32ND ANNUAL
INDUCTION CEREMONY AND DINNER

Wednesday, November 9, 2022

Tickets Available Online