• Balfour Murray

    Murray Balfour

    Although Murray Balfour was born in Manitoba, it was in Regina where he first became involved in hockey.  Like so many other Regina residents, Balfour got his start with the Regina Pats organization playing with the Pat bantams in 1949.  Read more →

  • Bill Hicke

    William “Bill” Hicke

    William “Bill” Hicke excelled at many sports in his youth, but it was hockey that would consume the young man and steer his life to the big leagues. Bill’s talent allowed him to play for the Regina Pat midgets and Read more →

  • Ashton_Brent

    Brent Ashton

    Saskatoon’s Brent Ashton began his successful hockey career in his hometown where he went on to star for both the Saskatoon O’s of the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League and the Saskatoon Blades of the Western Canada Hockey League (WHL). Brent Read more →

  • John Brennan

    Born in 1933, John was an avid sports enthusiast in Prince Albert. As a youngster he competed in hockey, baseball, tennis, golf and swimming. At the University of Saskatchewan his participation continued and his volunteer career began. Hockey was Brennan’s Read more →

  • Armstrong Murray

    Murray Armstrong

    Murray Armstrong was born in Manor, Saskatchewan on New Year’s Day 1916. He grew up to enjoy a long and successful career in hockey as both a player and a coach. After a ten year stint in the National Hockey Read more →

  • Abel Sid

    Sidney “Sid” Abel

    Melville’s Sid Abel began his career in the National Hockey League with the 1938-39 Detroit Red Wings. In 1937, he had tried out with Detroit but returned to Saskatchewan to play one season with the 1938 Saskatchewan Senior Hockey Champion Read more →

  • George Abel

    An outstanding stickhandler and playmaker, Melville’s George Abel was a member of the Edmonton MErcurys Hockey Team that captured Olympic gold for Canada during the 1952 Winter Games in Oslo, Norway. Abel’s fans called him “Mr. Production” because he centred Read more →

  • Young Andy

    Andrew “Andy” Young

    Andrew “Andy” Young had a successful athletic career.  In football, Andy participated in midget, juvenile, and junior levels. He joined the Regina Pats Junior Football Club before playing for the Regina Roughriders from 1932 to 1937, winning western titles and Read more →

  • Milne Howie

    Howie Milne

    Howie Milne played junior hockey from 1919 to 1923 and during this period played on 4 provincial championship teams.  In 1927 and 1928, he coached the Regina Monarchs and won the Memorial Cup.  He then began refereeing and in 1933, Read more →

  • James Gerry

    Gerry James

    Gerry James joined the Winnipeg Blue Bombers in 1952 as the youngest CFL player at age 17.  During his eleven years with Winnipeg, James won four Grey Cups and rushed for over 1,000 yards in 1955 and 1957. He won Read more →