2012 Inductees and Award Recipients
Sitting left to
right - Kelly Doohan,
Jorge de Guzman,
Bill Abbot Jr.,
Standing left to
right - Dave
William (Bill) Abbott Jr.
For outstanding performance as an
amateur athlete in their sport.
The Bud Morrison Award recognizes a
person who over a number of years has
made significant contributions
youth in their sport endeavors. (ie:
coach, manager, official, trainer,
facility maintenance, including school
Jake Van Rooyen
This award recognizes significant
contributions in the establishment of a
sport from its infancy
to the mature
state within the community; would have
been the individual to keep a sport
alive in the community and have a
long-term service on sport committees
and executive positions either at the
local, provincial or national levels.
Lawrence "Bill" LeNeve
Earl MacKenzie award recognizes those
people involved in sports at least 30
to the year of induction who
are worth of enshrinement.
Professional Athlete Award
For outstanding performance at the
professional level. Must have achieved
professional status and maintained that
level for three (3) years or three (3)
seasons and be retired from his/her
professional career for a minimum of
three (3) years.
Special Achievement Award
This award recognizes a person who over
a number of years has made significant
to sports beyond athletic
endeavors, ie: media, coach, official,
Alvinston Indians 2002
This is a group award in recognition for
winning a major championship or a team
performing in an outstanding manner over
a period of time.
2012 Joe DeRush Memorial Award
The Joe DeRush
Memorial Award and Scholarship is presented each year to
recognize local athletes with disabilities who performs in
competitive events at the regional, provincial, national or
international level. This athlete displays leadership
qualities both on and off the field, with the team, in his
or her school and within his or her community. Criteria
includes: performance, leadership, positive attitude,
sportsmanship, dedication and fair-play philosophy.
Pappy Burr Award
Chantal Bourassa & Valerie Spano
award is presented to a student (male &/or female) who
has achieved their O.S.S.D.
and will be entering a university or college in the
Rose Hodgson Memorial Award
Jorge de Guzman
recognition of outstanding contribution
to our community.