The Cincinnati Semi Pro Football Hall of Fame game and class of 2012 induction ceremony is scheduled for Saturday, September 29th, at the Wyoming Recreation Center. Admission is free. The game will feature the Ohio Ducks vs. the Cincinnati Falcons. Game time is 5:00 PM
This years list of inductees include:
Antonio Earley QB
Darren Brooks WR
Rodney Orr FB
Dave "Junkyard" Thomas DL
Terry Ward DB
Jimmy Stevens OL/DL
Coach Ickey Woods
This event is open to the public, and should be considered a celebration of our sport. It is meant to honor all the men and women who have participated in Semi-pro football in the Greater Cincinnati Area, regardless of induction. CSPF HOF alumni are encouraged to attend.
Please bring your photos, jerseys, and other memorabilia items to share with your fellow warriors for the afternoon.
We hope to see you there!
Mike Metzger, Commissioner
Cincinnati Semi-Pro Football Hall of Fame
This page contains information on the Cincinnati Semi-Pro Football Hall of Fame. It's By-Laws and process's.
Cincinnati Semi-Pro Football Hall of Fame By-Laws
Article I. NAME
The Name of this organization will be the “Cincinnati Semi-Pro Football Hall of Fame” (“CSPF HOF”)
Article II. PURPOSE
The purpose of the CSPF HOF will be to recognize and promote the outstanding contributions of individuals and organizations engaging in the sport of amateur adult minor-league football in the greater Cincinnati area.
Article III. ORGANIZATION
Article IV. OFFICERS AND BOARD MEMBERS
a) Inducted members wishing to participate at the BOD level of the CSPF HOF must make their interest known to the BOD in writing.
3.) CSPF HOF BOD participation is set for a period of one year, beginning January 1st – December 31st. Alumni must announce their intention to retain their seat on the BOD either prior to, or during the annual meeting.
3. Fee Schedule: CSPF HOF will issue a schedule of fees (“Fee Schedule”) each year. Fees will be determined at the sole discretion of the BOD. 4. Voting Rights: Payment in full of annual dues will entitle each BOD member one (1) vote on all CSPF HOF operating issues.
5. Payment Method: All fees must be made payable to CSPF HOF by money order, cashier check, or cash.
6. Payment Date: All fees must be paid in full by a date elected by the BOD
7. Failure to pay fees: Failure to pay fees or fines may result in expulsion or suspension from CSPF HOF BOD. Expulsion from CSPF HOF BOD due to failure of paying fee is at the sole discretion of the BOD.
Article V. CATEGORIES OF RECOGNITION
i. Player Category
ii. Coaches Category
iii. Administrators/ Supporters
iv. Lifetime Achievement.
Article VI. AWARDS
Article VII. GRIEVANCES
a) In the event that a current player is among the finalist for consideration of inclusion into the CSPF HOF, the CSPF HOF BOD member team representative associated with the candidate will be excluded from the final vote.
Article VIII. VOTING
a) Absentee votes are not to be used during the initial selection process.
b) Absentee ballots are only deemed valid for use during the final phase of induction where an up or down vote is taken on potential candidates, based on the potential list generated by the CSPF HOF BOD.
c) Absentee ballots are not valid for use during any other purpose during the selection process..
d) Absentee ballot votes will only be tallied when a 2/3 majority vote is not obtained for the induction of a potential new CSPF HOF member.