Springwater Sports Heritage

Founding Benefactor: The McGuire Trust

1958/59 Elmvale Juveniles


Induction Award

This Elmvale team was 1955/56 Bantam Provincial Finalists and on March 30, 1959 became 1958/59 Provincial Juvenile Champions after defeating Lucknow and their to be celebrity superstar, Paul Henderson, of Canada/Russia 1972 Summit fame.
Floor:
    John Crawford (Stick Boy)
Front: (L-R)
    Ross French, Bill Marley, Larry Simpson, Andy Copeland, Elvie Frankcom
Middle:
    Bill Crawford (Coach), Gilbert Hall, Wayne McArthur, Bill Large, Lealand Rowat, Ross Heacock, Harry Rowley (Manager)
Back:
    Russ Ritchie, Nelson Jordon, Dave Cooper, Tory Stephens, Bob Greenlaw, Dave Campbell
Inset:
    Barry Manning

Member Details:

Category: Team
Induction Year: 2016
Nominator: Mike Townes
Sport(s): Hockey
Association: Ontario Minor Hockey Association (O.M.H.A.)
Category: Juvenile“D”
Team Name: Elmvale Lions Club

Highlights:

1955-56
     ♦  Bantam Finalists:  Lost to Mildmay in final round
1958-59
     ♦  Juvenile Champions:  Defeated Lucknow to win Ontarion Championship

Narrative:

The 1958-59 Elmvale Lions Club Juvenile Hockey team won ...more narrative

Anecdotes:

Prior to leaving the dressing room ...more anecdotes

Media:

     ♦  Photo Gallery

Links:

     ♦  OMHA Championship Database

Acknowledgements:

Springwater Sports Heritage would like to express its appreciation for the contributions by Mike Townes

 

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