2016 Inductees

Liz Bishop

Liz Bishop began her television career in September 1973 as a college sophomore with no on-air experience.  After a two-week training period at WRGB, she made her debut as the station’s new weekend sportscaster, breaking the gender gap as one of just a handful of women sports reporters in the nation. Over the next four [...]

Janice Huff

One of New York’s most recognized forecasters, Janice Huff is the weekday chief meteorologist for NBC 4 New York, delivering weather reports for the station’s News 4 New York 5 p.m., 6 p.m., 7 p.m. and 11 p.m. newscasts. Huff is host of Wednesday’s Child, a weekly adoption feature that airs Wednesdays during News 4 [...]

Chris Jansing

Chris Jansing is the Senior White House Correspondent for NBC News, reporting for NBC Nightly News, the Today Show, and MSNBC programs from “Morning Joe” to “Rachel Maddow”. She has been a guest host on Meet the Press. Jansing joined NBC News in June 1998. Before moving to Washington, she was a New York and Los [...]

Dan Palmer

WDOE Radio Sports Director Morning Show Announcer Dan Palmer has been broadcasting 45 years in his hometown area of Dunkirk/Fredonia, Chautauqua County, New York. Born in Dunkirk, NY and a graduate of Dunkirk High School, he is also a 1969 graduate of Bryant and Stratton Business College in Buffalo. Dan gained his broadcast experience at [...]

John Sterling

John Sterling has been the ironman of radio broadcasting and is nearing his 5000th consecutive Yankees broadcast. He began his career as a talk show host with WMCA in 1971. He was the radio voice for the WHA’s New York Raiders, the WFL’s New York Stars, the NHL’s New York Islanders and the ABA/NBA’s New [...]

Suzyn Waldman

Suzyn Waldman’s 30 year career pioneered the way for women in broadcasting. When Suzyn became part of the Baseball Hall of Fame’s “Women in Baseball” exhibit in 2006 as the first full time female color commentator in the Major Leagues, it was just another “first” for the award winning Journalist and Sports Commentator. Suzyn Waldman [...]