Hall of Fame

The Softball Australia Hall of Fame was established in 1985 when Softball Australia was known as the Australian Softball Federation. The Hall of Fame recognises Australian players and non-players who have made an outstanding contribution to the sport of softball at the international level. The criteria and process for awarding the Softball Australia Hall of Fame can be found in the Member Recognition Policy.

The Softball Australia Hall of Fame inductees are:

2016 Helen Edwards, Danielle Stewart (Bouman)
2015 Leigh Evans, Michael Titheradge
2014 Tracey Mosley, Kylie Cronk, Danica Howlett, Diane Waller
2013    Barry Blanchard, Terry Downes, Debbie Grove, Kelly Hardie, Mike Harrow, Ngaire Huston,
Neville Lawrance, Simmone Morrow, Andrew Rindfleish, Sue Tomlinson, Kerry Wyborn
2012 Wendy Braybon, Carolyn Buttsworth, Tanya Harding, Sandra Lewis (nee Allen), Melanie Roche,
Natalie Titcume, Natalie Ward
2010 Fiona Crawford (nee Hanes), Paul Maisey, Marissa Warburton
2009 Ken Culpitt
2009 Aussie Steelers Australian Open Men’s team and ISF World Champions
2008 Geoffrey Coultas, Brian Flint, Darryl Rector, Robert Richardson, Bill Downing, Russell Taylor, Josh Davison, Dave McKenzie, Peter Clout, Sally McCreedy OAM, Peta Edebone, Brooke Wilkins, Kathy Mitchell
2007 John McAuliffe
2006 Bob Crudgington, Matt Gowty
2005 Troy Baverstock, Kylie Herbert, Alan McAuliffe, Carol Peel, Haylea Petrie
2004 Kim Cooper, Shane King, Kerry Dienelt, Lindsey Carroll, Kellie Loughman, Kerrie Maddern, Nicole Richardson, Margo Koskelainen OAM, Joanne Brown, Francine McRae
2003 Lindsay Anderson*, Anthony Bull
2002 Laing Harrow, Rhonda Wills, Jenny Holliday AM
2000 Joyce Lester OAM
1997 Leanne Evans, Gaye Ledingham
1995 Pat Shearwood, Sandra Troyahn
1992 Arthur Allsopp*
1991 Rosemary Adey OAM, Pat Rawlings OAM*
1990 Janne Stevens
1989 Lorraine Brown, Josephine Loton
1988 Janine (Jan) Allsopp, Carol Selem, Vivienne Triplett*
1987 Esther Deason MBE*, Marjorie Dwyer*, Merilyn Middlin, Joanne Paez, Judy Phelps OAM,
Chris Roughley, Sybil Turner
1986 Rhonda Boyd, Denise Hutchinson
1985 1965 Australian Open Women’s team and ISF World Champions
Norma Allsopp Midge Nelson BEM
Margaret Dodds Gladys Phillips* (C)
Bess Dornan Judy Pizaro*
Myrtle Edwards* Marjorie Scott
Rita Gherardin Merle Short*
Elinor McKenzie* Margaret Swann
Audrey McLaughlin Sandra Sommerville
Helena Meehan Nancy Whittingham
Nina Menner Lorraine Woolley

 

*denotes deceased