Hall of Fame

Hall of Fame Emblem With Soccer Ball Trophy Behind Sign

The Washington Youth Soccer Hall of Fame inductees are individuals whose contributions have enriched youth soccer in the state of Washington.These individuals serve as inspiration, mentors, referees, coaches, administrators and demonstrate the value of volunteerism and building community. They have made a profound difference in the lives of youth, on and off the pitch while sharing their love for the game.  Washington Youth Soccer is proud to honor these individuals for their contributions and achievements at the state, national and international levels.

Current Washington Youth Soccer Hall of Fame

Michelle Akers – 1999George Craggs – 2019
Maxine Burns – 1999John Duggan – 2019
Jack Goldingay – 1999Jeff Durgan – 2019
Ted Hastings – 1999Pete Fewing – 2019
Cor Van der Meer – 1999Michelle French – 2019
Linda Velie – 1999Booth Gardner – 2019
Karl Grosch – 2000Lesle Gallimore – 2019
Roman Struk – 2000Helga Grosch – 2019
Dan Swan – 2000Colleen Hacker – 2019
Betty Schmeck – 2000Chris Henderson – 2019
Mike Ryan – 2001Dick Henderson – 2019
Tommy Grieve – 2001Alan Hinton – 2019
Robin Chalmers – 2001Sandra Hunt – 2019
Jason Jones – 2001Bill Hurme – 2019
Amy Griffin – 2001Kasey Keller – 2019
Jan Smisek – 2001Cliff McCrath – 2019
Karl Schreiber – 2003Fred Mendoza – 2019
Tom Webb – 2003Fran O’Brien – 2019
Frank Hall – 2003Mark Peterson – 2019
Brian Schmetzer – 2003Walter Schmetzer – 2019
Chance Fry – 2004Mark Schuur – 2019
Gerald Larson – 2004Ray Smith – 2019
Dave Painton – 2008Hope Solo – 2019
Jimmy McAlister – 2008Ted Stiles – 2019
Doug Andreassen – 2019Jeff Stock – 2019
Debbie Barlow – 2019Danny Vaughn – 2019
Louie Bond – 2019Gary Wright – 2019

Class of 2019

On February 24, 2019, 30 people were inducted into the Washington Youth Soccer Hall of Fame. These 30 inductees represent the decade from 2009-2019. Their combined efforts span over the last 50+ years, helping grow soccer in the state of Washington. This class is comprised of players, coaches, referees, administrators and volunteers, all who have contributed to the game we play today. Congratulations to the Class of 2019!

Hall of Fame Ceremony

Hall of Fame Nomination Form

Hall of Fame Emblem With Soccer Ball Trophy Behind Sign

Washington Youth Soccer Hall of Fame inductees are individuals whose contributions have enriched youth soccer in the state of Washington. These individuals serve as  inspiration, mentors, referees, coaches, administrators and demonstrate the value of volunteerism and building community. They have made a profound difference in the lives of youth, on and off the pitch while sharing their love for the game.  Washington Youth Soccer is proud to honor these individuals for their contributions and achievements at the state, national and international levels.

To nominate someone for the Washington Youth Soccer Hall of Fame, please fill out the form below.