Hamilton’s athletic history to be star of dinner

Tickets for the 2011 Hamilton Sports Hall of Fame induction dinner are now available. The event, which celebrates the city’s athletic history, is set for Tuesday, Sept. 27 at Carman’s Banquet Centre, 1520 Stone Church Rd. East, Hamilton.

This year’s hall of fame inductees include:

  • Dave Andreychuk – Hockey, Athlete
  • Cecelia Carter-Smith – Track and Field, Builder
  • Ron Foxcroft – Basketball, Official/Builder
  • Garney Henley – Football, Athlete
  • Bill Isaacs – Lacrosse, Athlete
  • Emil ‘Pops’ Kenesky – Hockey, Builder
  • Al Morrow – Rowing, Athlete, Coach
  • Pat Quinn – Hockey, Athlete, Coach
  • Velma Springstead – Track and Field, Athlete, Builder
  • Hamilton Fincups (1975-76) – Hockey Team.

Tickets for the event are $100 and can be purchased at the Hamilton Tiger-Cats office at 1 Jarvis Street, Hutch’s on the Beach, 280 Van Wagner’s Beach Rd, or at United Trophy, 99 Cannon St. East.

Tickets will be available online beginning July 4.

Please visit www.hamiltonsportshalloffame.com for more information, and send any enquiries to info@hamiltonsportshallofame.com or call Garry McKay at 905-387-6335