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Sports Hall Of Fame ScoreboardSt. Catharines Sports Hall of Fame
Sponsored by Fallsview Casino Resort

Located inside the Meridian Centre
One IceDogs Way

The St. Catharines Sports Hall of Fame is open for viewing during select events at the Meridian Centre. 

More information on the St. Catharines Sports Hall of Fame is available on the official St. Catharines Sports Hall of Fame website

2017 Induction Ceremony

Thursday, November 23, 2017
5:30 p.m.
Inside the St. Catharines Sports Hall of Fame

  • Members of the public are welcome to attend.
  • Seating is available on a first come, first served basis
  • No advance registration required.

About the St. Catharines Sports Hall of Fame

Sports Hall Of Fame Stan Mikita jerseyThe St. Catharines Sports Hall of Fame was founded in 1990 to recognize the outstanding accomplishments of both women and men, athletes and builders who have significantly contributed to the development of sport in St. Catharines and went on to success at Provincial, National and/or International levels of competition.

  • Sports Hall of Fame started as a small exhibit at the St. Catharines Museum and Welland Canals Centre.
  • Founding committee included Jack Gatecliffe, Joe McCaffrey, Ellard O'Brien, Archie Katzman and Bill Stevenson.
  • Sports Hall of Fame Goalie Mask

    Committee has grown to 10 members and includes sports enthusiasts, historians and hall of fame inductees from all walks of life. The committee meets quarterly.
  • In 2012 the hall of fame expanded to include a sports wall of fame at the Seymour-Hannah Sports and Entertainment Centre.
  • The hall of fame has inducted 153 members.
  • Up to five new members are inducted each year during the annual Sports Celebrity Dinner in May.
  • Sports Hall of Fame jacket display

    The hall of fame and wall of fame found a new, permanent home at the Meridian Centre when it opened in October 2014.
  • Located on concourse level of the Meridian Centre, the hall of fame features an exhibition space showcasing a selection of sports artifacts and memorabilia.
  • The hall of fame is available for viewing during public events at the Meridian Centre.
  • The current exhibition focuses on the hstory of rowing in the community.

Inductees to the St. Catharines Sports Hall of Fame

2017

  • Henry "Hank" Ciesla
  • David Gorman
  • Diane Hilko
  • Mark Johnston
  • Tim Twaddle

 

2016

  • John "Wandy" McMahon
  • Les Bartley
  • Richard Duncan
  • Lynn Polson
  • Rudy Wieler

2015

  • Jim McMahon Sr.
  • Earl McNeil
  • Bob O'Doherty
  • Wilfred Pruden
  • Lee Randall
 

2014

  • Sara Bauer
  • Toady Bradshaw-Elvins
  • Frank J. Hayden
  • Jack Nicholson
  • Sandra Sutton
 

2013

  • Elizabeth Earley
  • William Fitzgerald
  • Larry Miller
  • Keith Murphy
  • Ronald Roy
 

2012

  • Paul Fenwick
  • Edward Howe Jr.
  • George Korince
  • Dan Meagher
  • Todd Zavitz
 

2011

  • John Macdonald
  • Daryl Mahler
  • Ken Murray
  • Ron Winterbottom Sr.
  • Kevin Neufeld
 

2010

  • Hugh Cosgrove
  • Richard DesChatelets
  • Joyce Gray
  • Jim Harrison
  • Jamie Pagendam
 

2009

  • Bruce Erskine
  • Marianne Groat
  • Robert McCready
  • George Taylor
  • Mark Walters
 

2008

  • Kenneth Croft
  • Norm Defelice
  • Robert Gear
  • John Mouradian
  • Neil Stevens
 

2007

  • Peter Berge
  • Gloria Campbell
  • Dean McBride
  • Robert Stoddart
  • Mathew Walters
 

2006

No inductees
 

2005

  • Jimmy Joy
  • Robert Luey
  • Al McDonough
  • Terry O'Malley
  • Doug Robinson
 

2004

  • Levio Ferracuti
  • Donald O'Hearn
  • Carl Smelle
  • Tom Smelle
  • Craig Woodhouse
 

2003

  • Bill Allan
  • Virginia Thompson
  • David Dore
  • Clint Page
  • Chester Warchol
  • Colin Hearth
 

2002

  • Harry Argent
  • Robert Davis
  • James Douglas
  • Ken Hodgkins
  • John Stevens
 

2001

 

  • Dennis Hull
  • Harry Edmonstone
  • Karen Strong
  • Jim McNulty
  • Jim Robertson
 

2000

  • Brian Bellows
  • Gil Boa
  • William B. C. Burgoyne
  • Gerry Hinton
  • Ted Collins
  • Jim Lomore
  • Mike Martyk
  • Jerry Fitzgerald
  • Mark Pothier
 

1999

  • Chris Critelli
  • Dale House
  • Marvin Edwards
  • Ivan Little
  • Ronald French
  • Carl Madsen
  • Douglas McNichol
  • John Newman
 

1998

  • Joan Gray-Brunshaw
  • Dave Howes
  • Armand Difruscio
  • Harvey Hutcheon
  • J. Stanley Elliott
  • Benny Newman
  • Jack Rountree
  • Ross Wilson
  • Bill Sadler
  • Elmer Vasko
 

1997

  • Helen Chyplik
  • Edward Howe
  • Douglas Court
  • George Stauffer
  • Susan Erskine
  • Edgar L. Moir
  • Davey Moore
 

1996

  • Peter Bicknell
  • Alen Kelogg
  • Marty Calder
  • Steve Oneschuk
  • Wilfred Garrett
  • Timothy Rigby
  • Marg Schram
  • Wendy Wiebe
 

1995

  • Fred Conradi
  • Bill Frick
  • Ed Dixon
  • Douglas Hill
  • Doug Favell Jr.
  • Frank Martin
  • Joseph McCaffery
  • Angie Pastore
 

1994

  • Marilyn Bodogh
  • Christine Jurgenson
  • Douglas Cove
  • Frank Madsen
  • George Hope
  • Jim Minards
  • Walter Marsh
 

1993

  • Peter Cameron
  • Rose Engemann
  • Bill DeMars
  • George Howard
  • Joe Engemann
  • Robert Thorpe
  • Craig Swayze
 

1992

  • Marianne Allen
  • George Manoogian
  • Joe Cheevers
  • Douglas Favell Sr.
  • Brian Cullen
  • Warren Dell
  • Tom Garriock
 

1991

  • Lloyd Alguire
  • Vic Teal
  • Neil Campbell
  • Bill Whitaker
  • Gerry Cheevers
  • Rex Stimers
  • Dennis Diggins
  • Jack Lowrey
 

1990

  • Jack Gatecliff
  • Peter Neumann
  • Walt McCollum
  • LeRoy Pickard
  • Rudy Pilous
  • Stan Mikita
  • Ashton Morrison
  • Roy Morton
   









 
















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