The Greater Wilmington Sports Hall Of Fame

About the GWSHOF

About the GWSHOF

The GWSHOF honors people who, by their excellence in the world of sport, have brought recognition and esteem to themselves and the Greater Wilmington area.
Inductees

Inductees

Our honorees are selected annually from athletes, coaches and other persons with significant impact on the history and advancement of athletics here in our area.
Dooley Scholarship Program

Dooley Scholarship Program

Established in honor of ACC football coach Bill Dooley, scholarships are awarded each year to student athletes attending high schools selected by our inductees.

Latest News

19 Apr
Since its inception in 2006 the goal of the Greater Wilmington Sports Hall of Fame was to honor and recognize athletes that had ties to the Wilmington Area. In 2007 the Bill Dooley Scholarship Program was established to honor Coach Bill Dooley, longtime award winning Atlantic Coast Conference Head Football[...]
12 Apr
Please join the Greater Wilmington Sports Hall of Fame for a press conference on Friday, April 14th, 9:30am at the ILM airport. This will be an awesome opportunity for the students and children of our area to be able to come out and meet many distinguished athletes who have been[...]