Welcome to the Robert “Tick” Cloherty
Western Chapter of the Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame

 

President’s Message

On behalf of the Executive Board of the Robert “Tick” Cloherty – Western Chapter of the Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame, I am pleased and proud to welcome you to our web-site.

It is our hope that this user-friendly network will enable us to more effectively communicate with our membership and encourage others to join our ranks in honoring those stellar athletes, coaches, and other luminaries who have brought honor to themselves and the Western Pennsylvania region through their legendary achievements as competitors, instructors, administrators, mentors and chroniclers.
When visiting our web-site, please take the time to review the celebrated accomplishments of our past inductees and, if you are not currently listed on our membership rolls, learn how becoming a member entitles you to nominate worthy candidates for enshrinement and grants voting privileges for both the Robert “Tick” Cloherty – Western Chapter and the Pennsylvania State Hall of Fame ballots

I’m sure you recognize that the Western Chapter has been re-named the Robert “Tick” Cloherty – Western Chapter of the Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame. It was done in recognition of the thirty years Tick served as president of the Chapter. Presiding over countless meetings and 30 Ceremonials honoring 367 great athletes, coaches, administrators, officials and members of the media within our region of Western Pennsylvania.

Sincerely,


Dan Carr, President
Robert “Tick” Cloherty – Western Chapter of the Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame

 

 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

President Dan Carr has announced the 2018 Class of the Robert “Tick” Cloherty – Western Chapter of the Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame. The Class includes:

  • Former Pitt and Penn State quarterbacks Chuck Burkhart and Tyler Palko
  • Pitt and Tampa Bay wide receiver Gordon Jones
  • Buffalo Bills defensive back Mark Kelso
  • UConn and WMBA star Swin Cash
  • Former Penguin star Peter Taglianetti
  • Coaching greats; Mike Zmijanac and Bob Junko, Football, Tim McConnell, basketball and Dr. John Cunningham, Soccer.

The 2018 Ceremonial and Dinner will be held April 21, 2018 at the Sheraton Station Square.

Contact Dan Cardone at 412-915-3669 and ticket information.

The Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame
55th Annual Dinner and Ceremonial

The Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame 55th Annual Dinner and Ceremonial will be held at the Genetti Hotel & Conference Center in Williamsport, PA on  Saturday –  October 28, 2017.

View the 2017 Inductees

Arthur Rooney Jr. (Football Exec.)

Gerald F. Conboy (Basketball Coach)

Joseph Walton (Football)

Sheila Murphy (Field Hockey/Basketball/Lacrosse)

Bob Sanders (Football)

Wil Robinson (Basketball)

Michael Payton (Football)

Joseph Egresitz (Football)

William Bowes (Football Coach)

2017 Deceased Inductees include:

Robert “Red” Worrell (Football/Track/Baseball/Basketball)

Richard “Dick” Harter (Basketball)

Sam “the Jet” Jethroe (Baseball)

 

The Robert “Tick” Cloherty – Western Chapter’s 48th – Annual Dinner and Ceremonial

The Robert “Tick” Cloherty – Western Chapter’s 48th Annual Dinner and Ceremonial will be held on:

April 21, 2018

at the Pittsburgh Sheraton Station Square at 6:00 PM


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Dinner Ticket request form.


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Dinner program advertising request form


Members:

Your 2018 dues must be paid to get a ballot for new State Inductees in the spring.


Not a member: Join by filling out a Membership Application.

 

Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame The Robert “Tick” Cloherty – Western Chapter

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