Table Shuffleboard Association Hall of Fame Inductees -- as of December 2006

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This entry was posted on 7/6/2006 3:21 AM and is filed under Table Shuffleboard Association ---TSA ---Hall of Fame.

Below are those that have been voted into the Table Shuffleboard Hall of Fame in "PLAYER  & PROMOTER" Categories: (29 total) and  "PROMOTER" (8 total) - with a total of 37 players/promoters voted into the TSA Hall of Fame as July 2006 (past inductions and planned induction ceremonies listed below through July 2006).

  1. Bob Miles (First Inductee into TSA, July 30,1994!), California!
    (
    Click Here for picture and history on Bob!)

  2. PeeWee Ramos, California!

  3. Glen Davidson, Oklahoma! Inducted July 4th 1996 weekend at the Southwest Open in Del City Oklahoma! (Click here for picture and history on Glen!)

  4. Billy Chiles, California! (Click here for picture and history on Billy!) (Inducted July 4, 1998 to both the California and National Shuffleboard Halls of Fame!! Inducted at the Dixie Belle, Downey, CA!!)

  5. Earl Kelly, Texas! Inducted December 26, 1998 to National Hall of Fame during the Houston Holiday Open! He was previously inducted to the Texas Hall of Fame at the Texas Open (Harbor Point tourney) in September 1998, along with Rod Cameron, George Wilber and Donna Wilber! (1st FOUR INDUCTEES TO TEXAS HALL OF FAME)

  6. Bill Melton, Oklahoma! Inducted July 1997 at the Southwest Open in Del City Oklahoma! (Click here for picture and history on Bill!)

  7. Mickey Mickens, New Jersey!

  8. Denny Busch, Nebraska (Inducted 7/24/98!! Accomplished more in his 40 years of life than many people ever will!! (quote from Glen Davidson!)

  9. Jim Foran, Pacific Northwest! Inducted on July 31, 1997 during the Grand Masters Tournament, Whistling Oyster Tavern, Quilcene, WA!!

  10. Galen Gaunce, Oregon! (Click Here for picture of Galen!) (LUCKY 13! - 13th Inducted!) FIRST Oregon shuffler inducted to TSA September 3-7,1998
    (Tournament at Eagles Club, Medford, Oregon)!!

  11. Joe Abraham, Illinois (Inducted 9/98)!

  12. Rod Cameron, Dayton, Texas! Inducted December 26, 1998 to National Hall of Fame during the Houston Holiday Open along with Ray Hartness! He was previously inducted (along with Earl Kelly, George Wilber, and Donna Wilber) to the Texas Hall of Fame at the Texas Open (Harbor Point tourney) September 1998! ( Click here for picture and history on Rod!)

  13. "Little" Ray Hartness (deceased - inducted 12/26/98 during the HOUSTON HOLIDAY OPEN 1998!) (click for picture and history on Little Ray Hartness! — Adobe PDF format)

  14. Porter White of California (ref: The Board Talk - February 2000 issue, page 5)

  15. Joanie Millar, Canada - inducted June 20, 1999 during tourney at the ANAF#68, Vancouver, B.C., Canada (also ref: The Board Talk - February 2000 issue, page 5)

  16. Hal Perry of Sacramento, CA (March 2000)

  17. Bill English of Loveland, CO (June 2001) (Click to View History/Slide Show on Bill English)

  18. Jean Ayers-Mays (December 26, 2001) (click for picture and history on Jean Ayers-Mays!)

  19. Chuck Norris of Oregon/Washington was inducted into the TSA HOF during NASC Reno 2002 tournament on November 1, 2002 (Click To View Induction Program Booklet).

  20. Darrol Nelson of Oregon (December 2002) (click to view Darrol Nelson's  TSA Induction Program Booklet-Acrobat Reader PDF format)

  21. David Williams Sr. of Texas (December 2002) (click to view David Williams Sr. TSA Induction Program Booklet-Acrobat Reader PDF format)

  22. Diana Hagen of Texas (December 2002) (click to view Diana Hagen's TSA Induction Program Booklet-Acrobat Reader PDF format)

  23. Billy Mays (was nominated and voted into the TSA HOF, but has (thus far) declined an induction ceremony - Click Here for Photo & Trophy Photo (Trophy not yet presented, as no ceremony has been accepted or performed)

  24. Chris Danke (deceased) of  Huntington Beach, California (inducted by TSA Director vote in 2003; posthumous, no induction ceremony)(Click To View Chris Danke Memorial & Slide Show)

  25. John McDermott of Michigan (inducted into the TSA HOF during NASC Reno 2004 tournament on November 4, 2004)... photos and program booklet to be posted if/when received by TSA Secretary and/or webmaster.

  26. Larry Creakbaum of Indiana (induction ceremony on May 6, 2005 during Bourbon American Legion tournament, joint induction: Larry Creakbaum & Jim Long).(Click To View Induction Program Booklet).

  27. Jim Long of Indiana (induction ceremony on May 6, 2005 during Bourbon American Legion tournament, joint induction: Larry Creakbaum & Jim Long). (Click To View Induction Program Booklet)

  28. Doug Buhl (induction ceremony in Winston Oregon, September 2005 during 99/Tavern &Willee's Cafe Annual Labor Day tournament).
    ( Click to View Tournament Results & TSA Ceremony Photo Album )

  29. Don Valk of Austin, Texas (Induction November 2006, NASC Reno tournament).
    ( Click to View Don Valk's Shuffleboard History Overview )

  30. Bobby Williams of D/FW, Texas (Induction December 2006, Houston Holiday Open 2006)

  Below are those that have been inducted into the Table Shuffleboard Association Hall of Fame in the PROMOTER
  category (8 total):  

 

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