• Hamilton Jack.GE.P

    J.W. “Jack” Hamilton

    As an administrator, Jack Hamilton was associated with baseball, rugby, athletics and hockey. In hockey, Jack was the Governor of the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League. Jack served as a member of the Canadian Olympic Committee for 17 years (1931 – Read more →

  • Clarence Garvie

    Clarence “Gar” Garvie

    Clarence Garvie was a teacher, administrator and coach in Saskatoon for over 30 years. He starred as an athlete during his years at the University of Saskatchewan and was a member of eight varsity teams to win a major athletic Read more →

  • Elliot Eldon

    Eldon Elliott

    Eldon Elliott, born in 1924, began his career as the first sports director at CJNB radio station in North Battleford, Saskatchewan. For over 30 years his voice has been synonymous with amateur sport in northern Saskatchewan. Elliott’s extreme interest in Read more →

  • Tony Cote

    Antoine “Tony” Cote, S.O.M.

    A recipient of the Saskatchewan Order of Merit, Tony Cote has spent a lifetime in service to his community, his province and his country. Furthermore, he has shown that sport can serve to elevate not only an individual, but society Read more →

  • Jim Girgulis

    James “Jim” Girgulis

    Born in Kastron, Greece, James “Jim” Girgulis came to Saskatchewan in 1910 and took up trapshooting soon after his arrival. Jim was active as a participant, administrator and coach. As secretary he was instrumental in the development of the Saskatoon Read more →

  • Bligh Clarence.GE.P

    Clarence Bligh

    Clarence Bligh, the founding chairman of the Saskatchewan Sports Hall of Fame, had a wide and varied career in amateur sport. As an active participant, he earned a number of provincial boxing and wrestling junior heavyweight championships. In Saskatchewan’s jubilee Read more →

  • Bath Leonard

    Leonard “Doc” Bath

    Leonard “Doc” Bath, spent 49 of his 85 years teaching, training and coaching many types of sports to juniors, adults and seniors in the city of Weyburn. Bath was a champion track and field athlete in 1908 at Summerset, England Read more →

  • David Wall, Sr.

    As a blind sports competitor, David Wall excelled at track and field and golf, winning provincial, national, and international titles.  In 1975 and 1976, David was on the organizing committee for Team Saskatchewan leading up to the first Canadian National Read more →

  • Maureen Johnson

    Maureen was responsible for the first provincial competition in 1954 and the first western Canadian championships to be held in Saskatchewan in 1984. She also directed the 1982 and 1987 Canadian championships. Maureen served as a judge and helped to Read more →

  • Murray Swayze

    Murray Swayze has enjoyed a long career in the basketball-refereeing field beginning in 1959. His refereeing and coaching career followed him from Regina to Saskatoon and then to Moose Jaw.  Murray refereed at all levels locally from high school to Read more →

  • Ellard Bob

    Robert “Bob” Ellard, S.O.M.

    Bob Ellard began his association with rowing as an athlete, winning gold at the local, provincial and national levels. Ellard’s contribution to Saskatchewan rowing began in 1977 when he coached with the Regina Rowing Club. Bob acted as president of Read more →

  • Don “Butch” Steponchev

    Butch Steponchev began to officiate with local basketball leagues, and then moved to provincial high school and senior men’s championships.  In 1974, Butch was recruited as an official for wheelchair basketball, and in 1975, was certified as an international referee.  Read more →

  • Bryan Nicurity

    Since 1962, Bryan Nicurity has been a capable basketball administrator and official. From 1967 to 1972, he served on the executive and was President of the Regina Association of Basketball Officials and, in 1972, became a founding member and first Read more →

  • Stanley “Hub” Gutheridge

    Stanley first played basketball in the Moose Jaw YMCA about 1919 at the age of 14.  He took part in the Y’s house league, then in the men’s city league, and later in inter-city competition with Regina. In 1946, Hub Read more →

  • Lorne Prentice Dec97 Jr World Champions

    Loren Prentice

    Thanks to Loren Prentice, athletes in Saskatchewan have made a lot of racquet over the years. For more than 25 years he has coached racquetball players in the province, leading them to success on the court. As the provincial coach Read more →