The Passing of Willie Brown

The Passing of Willie Brown

The Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame (BASHOF) is saddened to hear of the passing of 2001 BASHOF Inductee – Willie Brown on October 22, 2019. Willie Brown played cornerback for the Oakland Raiders for 12 of his 16 playing years, from 1967-1978. He started for the Raiders...read more
The Passing of John Ralston

The Passing of John Ralston

The Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame (BASHOF) is saddened to hear of the passing of 1997 BASHOF Inductee – John Ralston on September 14, 2019. John Ralston’s football career started in 1947 as a linebacker at the University of California, where he later became assistant...read more
The Passing of Peter Magowan

The Passing of Peter Magowan

The Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame (BASHOF) is saddened to hear of the passing of BASHOF 2016 Inductee –  Peter Magowan on January 27th, 2019. Some of Mr. Magowan’s accomplishments that significantly impacted sports in the Bay Area include: In 1992 led a group of...read more

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...read more