HoF 2017

SFNL 2017 Hall of Fame Nominations Open

February 21, 2017

The SFNL are now accepting nominations for the 2017 inductees into the SFNL Hall of Fame.

Last year more than 130 people flocked to Woodlands Golf Club to witness six outstanding men and women join the 22 inaugural inductees into the SFNL Hall of Fame. The 2016 inductees – Kinglsey Ellis, Mark Seymour, Margaret Torpy, Ken Shaw, Garry Matlock and David Luttrell – were honoured for their tremendous contributions to the SFNL and its member clubs in capacities as players, coaches, umpires, administrators and volunteers.

Nominations are able to be made to the Hall of Fame sub-committee by SFNL board members, SFNL administration, SFNL member clubs and members of the public. The criteria details that nominees must have demonstrated attributes including longevity, quality of performance, integrity, sportsmanship, good character and promoted the values of the SFNL or its forerunners, the FFL, ESCFA and SESFL.

Up to six inductees may be inducted into the Hall of Fame in 2017, with the inductees to be announced mid-year. A formal Hall of Fame event will follow shortly after to celebrate their induction.

To nominate an individual for induction into the SFNL Hall of Fame, please fill out the below nomination form.

SFNL Hall of Fame Criteria and Nomination Form

In addition, SFNL clubs are also invited to submit nominations for SFNL Life Membership, Outstanding Achievement and Distinguished Service awards. As per the Hall of Fame last year, any recipients of these honours will also be invited and recognised at the event. The criteria for SFNL Life Membership, Outstanding Achievement and Distinguished Service can be found below.

SFNL Life Membership, Outstanding Achievement and Distinguished Service Policy

All Hall of Fame, Life Membership, Outstanding Achievement and Distinguished Service nominations to be sent to the Southern Football Netball League at PO Box 1018, Moorabbin 3189 or via email to administration@sfl.com.au.

Nominations close Wednesday 15 March.

For more info on the SFNL Hall of Fame or to read about the current inductees CLICK HERE.