The Dayton Amateur Golf Hall of Fame began in 1978 when Vin Hilton, Bob Kepler, Bob Servis and Janet Shock Beardsley where the inaugural inductees. In the almost 42 years since that first induction, there have been an additional 65 people added to it’s roster. The last class was inducted in 2015.
Nominations are due by July 1. Candidates shall be persons from the local area, who have made outstanding contributions to the game of golf, either locally or on the state or national level. The contribution may either be in the area of meritorious service or superior performance. Nominees must have, or have had, an association with a Dayton area golf course. Nominees should exhibit outstanding character and integrity.
The Hall of Fame Committee will be responsible for the selection of inductees and the names of the finalists are submitted to the Golf Commission for approval. Induction Ceremony & Golf Outing Inductees, their families and friends will be honored at an Induction Ceremony held on October 3, 2020 at Kittyhawk Golf Center, home of the Dayton Amateur Hall of Fame. The Hall of Fame Scramble will be held prior to the Ceremony at 11:00 am.