Longtime sports writer joins Hall of Fame staff

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Longtime sports writer Kary Booher, who covered the Double-A Springfield Cardinals for most of the past 10 years for the News-Leader, has joined the Missouri Sports Hall of Fame staff. His first day was March 2. Booher, 40, will handle media relations, including writing biographies, news releases and promoting the Hall of Fame through social… Read more »

Display case now graces entryway

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Remember your grandmother’s wooden trunk at the foot of her bed? Or the custom-made chest of drawers handed down from one generation to another? We have a new display that we won’t part with, either. A gorgeous display case, built to resemble lockers and made of Missouri Poplar, now graces the front lobby of the… Read more »

Women in Sports Luncheon Honorees Announced

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The Missouri Sports Hall of Fame will soon honor former Missouri State University women’s basketball coach Cheryl Burnett as a Missouri Sports Legend and will induct the Lady Bears’ 1992 and 2001 Final Four teams as well as Cathy Reynolds and Patti Phillips. The MSHOF’s honors highlight the second annual Women in Sports Luncheon presented… Read more »

Missouri Sports Hall of Fame mourns Michele Kiser

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The Missouri Sports Hall of Fame joins with the Ozarks in mourning the recent passing of Michele Kiser, a wife, mother, business leader and true friend. Michele passed away on New Year’s Day and funeral services are at 1 p.m. Monday (Jan. 5) at Greenlawn Funeral Home East. Among survivors are her husband Marc and… Read more »

2015 Enshrinement Class Announced

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The Missouri Sports Hall of Fame is proud to announce the individuals, teams and programs from across the state that will be honored with induction at the 2015 Enshrinement Ceremony on January 25th, 2015 at University Plaza and Convention Center in Springfield. The ceremonies are being presented by Killian Construction, who enters their 20th year… Read more »

Ned Reynolds to be named 28th Missouri Sports Legend

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The Missouri Sports Hall of Fame is proud to announce that Ned Reynolds will be named the 28th Missouri Sports Hall of Fame Legend, joining the likes of Ozzie Smith, George Brett and Len Dawson as those who’s bronze statutes are displayed outside the Missouri Sports Hall of Fame museum. Reynolds will be officially named… Read more »