The Wall of Fame program exists to honor exceptional athletic accomplishments by individual athletes or sports teams in Yorba Linda, and outstanding contributions by athletic organizations serving Yorba Linda. The City is currently accepting nominations for the 2020 Wall of Fame induction.
The nomination criteria include:
- Individual nominees must have been a Yorba Linda resident when their accomplishment was completed and have lived in Yorba Linda for a minimum of three years;
- The individual must have been a positive role model in the community;
- Team nominations are considered if the membership of the team was comprised of at least 60% Yorba Linda residents, and the team represented a public or private school or a local non-profit sports organization serving Yorba Linda; and
- The accomplishments must have been completed prior to the submittal deadline.
The Selection Committee has the authority to consider other teams or individuals if special conditions warrant deviation from the nomination criteria. Nominations are being accepted now through Friday, March 5, 2021, at 5 p.m. Nomination forms may be completed online. For more information, visit the City's Wall of Fame webpage.