1977 - 2004
President of the Long Island Junior Soccer League
President of the Long Island Junior Soccer League for more than 27 years. Collins, who was born in Ireland, served as president of the LIJSL from 1977 to 2004 and during his tenure, he oversaw the growth of that league from 300 teams to more than 1,200. He established joint tournaments between his league and youth leagues in Russia, Ireland and Italy. Inducted in 1998.