The North Bay Sports Hall of Fame committee has announced the 2019 Inductees and Award winners.

They will be recognized at the North Bay Sports Hall of Fame Induction and Awards Dinner May 2nd at the Davedi Club.

The inductees are Steve Walkom, Sue Fisher, Claude Peloquin and Len Gushe.

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2019 North Bay Sports Award Winners were also announced:

Jack Burrows Memorial Award for Sports Achievement – Jaimee Bull / Rob Shaw
Dedication to Soccer (North Bay Youth Soccer) – Dan Kapitanchuk
James Kelly Memorial Award for Team of the Year – North Bay Major Midget AAA Trappers
Dominico Family Award for Contribution to Softball/Baseball – North Bay Blaze Novice Girls’ Select
George Martyn Memorial Trophy for Basketball – Rick Cowden
Judge Harry J Reynolds Memorial Trophy for Hockey – Rick Mitchell
Al Brennan Memorial Trophy for Coach of the Year – Jim Forsyth
Jim Aspin Memorial Award for Executive of the Year – Mark Brown
Mort Fellman Memorial Award for Female Athlete of the Year – Emma Shea
Britt Jessup Memorial Award for Male Athlete of the Year – James Piper / Keon Wallingford
Pete Palangio Award for Contribution to Sport – Richard Lachance
Peter Handley Friend of Sport – Moe Bedard
Mike Mitchell-Larry Avery Memorial Award for Football – Mark Robertson
John Toswell Memorial Award for Curling – Mike Callahan
Special Olympics Award of Excellence – Hudson Booth

Tickets to the North Bay Sports Hall of Fame Induction and Awards Dinner are available from Larry Tougas (705-303-8104), Karen Cobb (705-493-7578), Karen Cook (705-494-5406), or the Davedi Club at 705-474-4190.


(Photo by station staff)

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