Two New BASHOF Board Members: Henry Loubet & Chris Rivielle

The Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame (BASHOF), whose mission is to enshrine the great athletes of the region and to help unprivileged kids play sports announces the appointment of Henry Loubet and Chris Rivielle to the BASHOF Board of Directors. Henry Loubet is CEO of...

Kevin O’Brien, President/CEO of BASHOF is retiring

Kevin O’Brien, the President and CEO of the Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame (BASHOF), who for the past six years has led the transformation of BASHOF from a small non-profit to a robust Bay Area organization, will retire from his position at the end of his...
The Passing of Willie McCovey

The Passing of Willie McCovey

The Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame (BASHOF) is saddened to hear of the passing of a sports legend and BASHOF 1987 Inductee – Willie “STRETCH” McCovey on October 31, 2018. McCovey played 19 years for the SF Giants and significant accomplishments of his career include: 6...
John McVay

John McVay

One of John McVay’s first assignments upon joining the San Francisco 49ers in 1979 was finding Bill Walsh, a quarterback. The search ended in the draft’s third round with a skinny Notre Dame passer named Joe Montana. “We couldn’t understand why he was still there in...