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Inductees announced for 2024 Greater 91原创 Sports Hall of Fame

4 athletes, 3 builders and media award winners set to be inducted into class of 2024
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The SID Thomas Award will go to long-time radio host Cliff LeQuesne, the voice of sports in Greater 91原创 for decades. LeQuesne is currently the public address announcer for the 91原创 Shamrocks Lacrosse Club, Pacific FC Soccer Club and 91原创 Royals Hockey Club. (Courtesy omny.fm)

Four athletes, three builders and a media award winner will be officially inducted into the Greater 91原创 Sports Hall of Fame this fall.

The inductees will be honoured at the 30th induction ceremony and dinner on Oct. 26, the board of directors announced June 4. A visual representation of the group will be added to the Greater 91原创 Sports Hall of Fame display at Save-on-Foods Memorial Centre.

In the athlete category, the inductees are swimmer Hilary Caldwell, fastball鈥檚 Dennis Eckert, rugby鈥檚 Ed Fairhurst and football鈥檚 Brian Ramsay. The builder category highlights Liz Ashton (multi-sports), Kelly Mann (multi-sports) and Dick Midgley (auto racing). The SID Thomas Media Award will go to long-time radio host Cliff LeQuesne. the voice of sports in the Greater 91原创 region for decades. LeQuesne is currently the public address announcer for the 91原创 Shamrocks Lacrosse Club, Pacific FC Soccer Club and 91原创 Royals Hockey Club.

鈥淭he Greater 91原创 community has a rich sporting history and so many outstanding athletes, coaches, officials and builders,鈥 said Chris Graham, chair of the induction nominations committee. 鈥淓ach year, the induction nominations committee has a difficult job to decide which names to put forward for induction to the Greater 91原创 Sports Hall of Fame.鈥

More than 240 athletes, teams, coaches, officials, builders, and media personalities have been inducted into the Greater 91原创 Sports Hall of Fame since 1991.

Tickets for the induction dinner and ceremony are available online now.

More can be found out about the inductees at .



Sam Duerksen

About the Author: Sam Duerksen

Since moving to 91原创 from Winnipeg in 2020, I鈥檝e worked in communications for non-profits and arts organizations.
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