Hall of Fame Archery hall of fame

This section deals with the TFAA Hall of Fame. Here you can find the rules and requirements for induction, the active Hall of Fame Board Members, and information about each member inducted to the Hall of Fame. The members are listed on the left. Click their name to read more about them.

If you know of an individual who should be in the Hall of Fame, and that individual meets the requirements for induction, you can sponsor that individual by submitting them as a candidate.



Rules


Definitions related to the Hall of Fame

The term "Hall of Fame Board" means a three-member board appointed by the President of the TFAA to review nominations and select inductees for the Hall of Fame.

The term "Senior Board Member" means the board member serving his/her final year on the Hall of Fame Board.

The term "Sponsor" refers to the the TFAA member who is nominating a person for the Hall of Fame.

The term "Nominee" refers to a current or past member of the TFAA who has been nominated for the Hall of Fame.

The term "Inductee" refers to a nominee selected by the Hall of Fame Board for induction into the Hall of Fame.

Hall of Fame Board

Selection of the Hall of Fame Board members shall be as follows:

[A] Hall of Fame Board members must have been a member of TFAA for a minimum of ten years.
[B] From the TFAA members who qualify to serve, the President of TFAA shall appoint an initial 3-member board.

  1. One member will serve one year.
  2. One member will serve two years.
  3. One member will serve three years.

[C] At the end of the initial board member's term, appointees will serve on a 3-year rotational basis with one new member appointed each year by the TFAA President.
[D] Should a Hall of Fame Board member be unable to finish his/her term, a replacement shall be appointed by the TFAA President.

Hall of Fame Senior Board Member

The Senior Board Member shall be responsible for the following:

[A] Serving as chairman of the TFAA Hall of Fame Board.
[B] Calling meetings of the Hall of Fame Board.
[C] Delegating duties to other Hall of Fame Board members.
[D] Maintaining minutes and reporting to the TFAA Board.

Hall of Fame Board Members

The Board Members responsibilities are as follows:

[A] Selecting inductees into the TFAA Hall of Fame.

  1. Selection into the Hall of Fame for shooting ability, service to the TFAA, or a combination of shooting ability and service to the TFAA will be by majority vote of the Hall of Fame Board.
  2. All voting shall be by secret ballot.
  3. Only the Hall of Fame Board shall know the results of the voting.
[B] Notifying sponsors of the selection results for TFAA Hall of Fame no later than 90 days prior to the State Indoor Championship Tournament.
[C] Acquiring memorabilia from the sponsor prior to the indoor tournament.
[D] Arranging a proper display of inductees' memorabilia both at the State Indoor Championship Tournament and in written version for the Texas Field Archery News (TFAN).
[E] Informing the TFAA Board of the number of awards needed.
[F] Furnishing the list of inductees' names to the official supplier of the Hall of Fame awards for the purpose of ordering the awards.
[G] Returning all memorabilia to the sponsor at the sponsor's expense if the sponsor does not attend the State Indoor Championship Tournament.

 

Nominee Requirements

The members of the Hall of Fame Board shall select inductees into the TFAA Hall of Fame using the following criteria:

[A] A nominee must be or have been a member of TFAA for a minimum of five (5) years.
[B] A nominee cannot be an active member of the Hall of Fame Board.
[C] A nominee for shooting ability must meet a minimum of the 35-point requirement (see Hall of Fame Point System below).
[D] A nominee recommended for service to the TFAA Board must meet a minimum of the 30-point requirement (see Hall of Fame Point System below).
[E] A nominee recommended for a combination of shooting ability and service to the TFAA must meet a minimum of the 30-point requirement [see below].
[F] A nominee may be considered for meritorious service and dedication to TFAA and/or the sport of archery, however selection will require a unanimous vote of the Hall of Fame Board.

Sponsors

To submit a nominee, the sponsors shall:

[A] Present nominees to the Hall of Fame Board starting January 1st of each year. All nominations must be received before the closing of the State Outdoor Championship Tournament.
[B] Prepare a resume of the nominee's service and/or accomplishments.
[C] Defend the nomination to the Hall of Fame Board.

Upon nominee's selection, the sponsor shall:

[A] Submit memorabilia of the nominee to Hall of Fame Board for display at the State Indoor Championship Tournament no less than 60 days prior to the tournament.
[B] Present the Individual Hall of Fame Awards to their inductee at the State Indoor Championship Tournament. A family member will be invited to receive the award, if the inductee is unable to attend or is deceased.

Inductions

In any given calendar year, a maximum of three individuals may be inducted into the Texas Field Archery Association (TFAA) Hall of Fame. No minimum number of inductees is stated or implied in this policy.

Hall of Fame Point System

Archery

The point system for Hall of Fame selection will be as follows:

[A] Service related annual points.

[B] Shooting related points - per championship.

 



T.F.A.A. Hall of Fame Board

Steve Coleman , Chairperson ... (to 2010)
909 LCR 120
Mt. Calm, Texas
(254) 723-4018
j13scoleman+yahoo+com

Fred Leggett ... (to 2011)
6620 E CR 105
Midland, Texas
(432) 570-1772
FredArch+netwest+com

Jacki Taylor ... (to 2012)
PO Box 2646
Kilgore, Texas
(903) 984-4001
NT4444+aol+com

These Hall of Fame Board Members are selected by the TFAA President and serve three-year terms. If you are nominating somebody to the HOF, please send a nomination letter, and any other correspondence to the Chairperson.