Given in recognition of years of dedication to the development of leadership and citizenship in the youth through the sport of wrestling.
Given to former wrestlers who are highly successful and use the disciplines learned in wrestling in their profession.
Medal of Courage
Is presented to a wrestler or former wrestler who has overcome what appear to be insurmountable challenges.
John Vaughan Award
This prestigious chapter award was created to acknowledge those deserving individuals who otherwise may not receive recognition for their profound contribution to the sport of amateur wrestling in the state.
The HOF Board is growing our traveling museum of Florida Wrestling. We are looking for state championship programs for all years and all divisions. If your have one(s) to donate please contact Museum Curator Pete Collins.
NWHOF Tournament / Ashley Sword Clinic Makes Debut @Tampa Jesuit
The attendance for this special 2019 Honors Weekend and 20th Anniversary was unprecedented. Thanks for joining us! We welcomed Lisa and Lee Roy Smith, NWHOF and Museum Director. They were here to celebrate with board members, alumni, inductees and their… Continue reading →
The NWHOF / Florida Chapter welcomed National Director Lee Roy Smith and his wife Lisa to the 2019 Honors weekend held at the Wyndham Resort @Disney Springs. Their participation during the weekend activities was appreciated by board members, alumni, inductees… Continue reading →
Tampa Jesuit High School was the perfect venue for the first of a kind Florida Chapter sponsored USA tournament complete with an Ashley Sword Clinic. Thanks to the host Tigers and wrestling coach Sal Basile the event was special. An… Continue reading →