The Long Island Soccer Player Hall of Fame Gala will honor the 40th anniversary of the 1978 American Soccer League champions New York Apollo March 10 at 7 p.m.

Eight players will from that Apollo team will be inducted into the LI Hall.

They include Alain Maca (Massapequa), Chris Tyson (Northport), Ron Eden (Brentwood), Dan McCrudden (Kings Park), John McCrudden (Kings Park), Bob Auletta (Oceanside), Ron Antanasio (Oceanside) and Michael Collins (Hicksville).

The event, which will be held in conjunction with the 36th annual Long Island Junior Soccer League convention, is set for the Huntington Hilton in Melville, N.Y.

Tickets are $150 per person.

For more information, contact Kevin L. McCrudden at