Nominations Open for 2016

The New Hampshire Legends of Hockey Nomination Review Committee are now accepting nominations of candidates for induction into the New Hampshire Hockey Hall of Fame Class of 2016.

The Legends Hockey Hall of Fame was established to recognize and honor those men and women who have made significant contributions to sport of ice hockey in New Hampshire by their participation as Players, Coaches, Builders, Officials or as members of the Media. Through our first fourteen years, one hundred and fifteen deserving individuals have been inducted into the Hall of Fame.

If you know of anyone you feel may be a qualified Hall of Fame candidate, the Legends committee encourages you research and submit a nomination form for consideration of this high honor in any one of the above categories.

NH Legends of Hockey Policies and Procedures for Nomination states, "It is important that any nominee be of high moral character and the Induction Committee and Board of Directors shall consider such matters when considering candidates for induction." 


To be eligible for induction in the Player category, the individual must: a) have been born or raised in New Hampshire and played ice hockey at an exemplary level; or b) while an active player, have made a significant contribution to the sport of ice hockey in New Hampshire.

To be eligible for induction in non-player categories, the individual must: a) have made significant contributions to the sport of ice hockey in New Hampshire: or b) have made significant contributions to the sport of ice hockey while residing in New Hampshire.

In addition, each individual's contribution may be different.  Also to be considered will be the nominee's ability, sportsmanship or character, or a combination of these qualities.

For current nomination form click here. Nominations must be received prior to March 1, 2016.  To view nomination page including sample form, click here.

Selected individuals will be recognized at the annual Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony on October 23, 2016 at the Grappone Conference Center in Concord, NH. 

The Legends will also be honoring the Saint Anselm College both men's and women's hockey teams.  Their men's program began play during the 1969 season for men and they've won more than 500 games since that first season.  since 2004 they have amassed a very impressive & successful history winning the Northeast 10 regular season title 8 times and NE-10 Championship 7 times. 

Meanwhile the women's team has won more than 200 games in just eleven seasons with an amazing seven 20 win seasons and 6 Championships in the ECAC Open Division in 9 games.

Saint Anselm has two individuals who have been inducted into our Hall of Fame.  The first, Hubie McDonough was enshrined in 2004 and the second, Kathleen Twomey in 2012.

If you have questions or need assistance with the nomination process, please contact any one of the New Hampshire Legend's board of directors who are listed on the web site. You may also call the Executive Director, Jim Hayes, at 603-731-4168 or e-mail at

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