The Fort Frances Sports Hall of Fame is pleased to announce its 2019 inductees.
Dave Mitchell (power lifter) is being inducted in the Athlete category.
Being inducted in the Builders category are Barney Maher (Muskie sports), Ken Christiansen (hockey), Bruce McLeod (hockey), and Mary Beth and Bob Tkachuk (squash and tennis).
Two squads are being inducted in the Team category, including the 1996 Canadian Police Curling Champions (Clint Barton, Scott Gobeil, Don Robertson, and Steve Maki).
Also being inducted is the 1953-54 Jaycees Juvenile Hockey Team, which featured Bill Lloyd (coach), Julian Brunetta, Gary McFayden, Fred Beck, Jerald Shperuk, Bill Abbott, Art Rousseau, Don McMillan, Gord McTaggart (manager), Tony Munch, Joe Armbruster, Ron Silver, Bob Peters, Dick Gustafson, Ross Pearson, Gerald Melynchuk, and Ron King.
Also entering from the Northwestern Ontario Sports Hall of Fame as a builder is Scott Fawcett (football).
Congratulations to all the 2019 inductees!