City seeking nominees for Sports Hall of Fame

Do you know a retired athlete that contributed to the betterment of athletics in Biloxi or a coach or individual who has played a supporting role for more than a decade? The City of Biloxi is asking you to nominate those individuals for the Biloxi Sports Hall of Fame.

The city’s Parks & Recreation Department is now accepting applications for the 2018 class of the Biloxi Sports Hall of Fame.

Nominees must be retired at least three years if an athlete or competitor or have completed at least 15 years of service as a coach or supporter of Biloxi athletics, must have demonstrated good citizenship both in school and after leaving school, and must have contributed to the betterment of athletes in the City of Biloxi as a player, coach, or any supporting role of superior accomplishment.

Applications may be acquired weekdays from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Parks & Recreation office, 377 Hiller Drive, or online by clicking here.  Application deadline is Friday, June 29.

Inductees are chosen based on, but not limited to, statistical performance, individual achievement, leadership, citizenship and community service.  The number of inductees each year is solely the discretion of the selection committee. 
See the nomination form
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