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Cedric Ralph’s game winning stick & puck head to the Hockey Hall of Fame

Congratulations to Peterborough native Cedric Ralph who, after scoring the series winning goal, will have his game winning puck and stick on display at the Hockey Hall of Fame in Toronto! Ralph, a member of the OHL’s Guelph Storm, scored the 4th goal in the 8-3 upset of the Ottawa 67’s, thus eliminating the 67’s, […]

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Peterborough Challenger Baseball League to Represent Canada at Little League World Series in Pennsylvania

President Bernie Daynes, of the Peterborough Challengers Baseball League, has forwarded this information to us.  Congratulations on your LLWS selection, and best wishes to the team as they compete in Pennsylvania! “The Peterborough Challenger Baseball League has been selected to send a team to the 2019 Little League World Series, in Williamsport Pennsylvania this August. […]

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Jack’s Golf Tournament Details Revealed

Tournament chair Doug Gibson welcomed members of the press to the Hall to reveal the details of the 33rd annual Jack’s Peterborough & District Sports Hall of Fame Golf tournament. The tournament (again being held at the Peterborough Golf and Country Club) will take place on Thursday May 23rd, 2019.  It will be a double […]

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2019 Hall of Fame Inductees Introduced

The Peterborough & District Sports Hall of Fame is pleased to announce the names of the “Class of 2019”, inductees to the Hall of Fame. Chloe Black (athlete: cycling), Heather Richardson (athlete/builder: hockey), John Druce (athlete: hockey) , the late Fred Mortimer (athlete: hockey), Mark Vitarelli (builder: lacrosse) and Graham Wilkins (athlete: rowing) will be […]

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Congratulations to Don Martin!

Car draw Chairman Steve Casey was happy to present a cheque for $20,000 to this year’s draw winner Don Martin.  He had his choice of three vehicles supplied by Jack McGee Peterborough, but opted to take the cash.  Mr. Martin dropped in to the hall this morning to collect his winnings.  At this point, he has […]

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2019 Car Draw Winner Announced!

We would like to extend a great deal of thanks to all ticket sellers who helped to make this years annual car draw a success for the Hall of Fame.   Tonight we are pleased to announce the winners of the 2019 preliminary draws and the new car draw. #1 winner of $500.00 is JENNIFER […]

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Car Draw Fast Approaching!

THANK  YOU  FOR  YOUR  SUPPORT  OF  THE  HALL  OF  FAME!! There are still tickets left for the annual vehicle draw held by the Peterborough & District Sports Hall of Fame.  Draw date is March 16, 2019. Again there are twelve preliminary draws–two $500 prizes, and ten $100 prizes.  These winning tickets will then be put back […]

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Avid Hockey Fan Ray Jackson Pays a Visit to Hall of Fame

Raymond Jackson of Ballymena, Northern Ireland dropped into the Peterborough & District Sports Hall of Fame to share a cup of coffee and a few stories.  He is in town to see Petes player Liam Kirk play against  the Ottawa ’67 tonight. Ray is heading back to Ireland after having spent a week visiting his […]

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2019 “Pink in the Rink” Another Successful Night!

Although the final score was in favour of the Oshawa Generals, the Peterborough Petes and the Canadian Cancer Society were the real winners last night at the Memorial Centre. The arena was filled with pink, the crowd was respectfully silent as the video presentation showing photographs of survivors and those lost to cancer was broadcast, […]

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Remembering George “Red” Sullivan

George “Red” Sullivan, the East City boy who played with 3 of the Original Six NHL teams, passed away January 19th, 2019 at the age of 89. Mr. Sullivan is an honoured member of the Peterborough & District Sports Hall of Fame.  He was inducted in 1980 for his abilities and contributions to hockey, softball […]

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Car Draw Details Announced November 13 2018

At a press conference held today at the PDSHOF, car draw chairman Steve Casey told the crowd “This year we are partnering with Jack McGee, and we are ready to go!” Casey, an inducted member of the Hall, informed the audience that the car draw is one of two major fund raisers for the Hall of Fame.   There will again be twelve […]

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Annual Car Draw Details to be Revealed

Please join us Tuesday November 13, 2018 at 11:30 am as we reveal the details of the Annual Car Draw!

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Congratulations John Epping!

Peterborough native John Epping has been a top curler in Canada for at least ten years.  This past Sunday, John and his rink won the Canadian Beef Masters of Curling event in Truro, Nova Scotia, completing the “career slam” by winning all four major curling events.  Epping won the National as a member of the Middaugh Rink […]

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Remembrance Day Tribute Now On Display

We welcome members of the community to view our 2018 Remembrance Day display.  The display will be available to the public from November 1st to November 15th on Tuesday and Thursday mornings, between 9:00 am and 12:00 pm.  You may also view the display prior to, or during the first period intermission, of any home […]

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Remembering Gary “The Diller” Dalliday

Gary Dalliday

The Peterborough & District Sports Hall of Fame extends sincere condolences to the family of Gary Dalliday.  Gary, who battled cancer three times, passed away Friday August 10, 2018. Mr. Dalliday was inducted into the Hall in 2001 in a variety of categories, including: athlete/builder, broadcasting, golf, hockey, softball and stock car driving!  His biography […]

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Remembering Don Ferguson

Sincere condolences to the family of Don Ferguson, an Honorary Inductee to the Peterborough & District Sports Hall of Fame. Don was an active volunteer in the archives department, spending countless hours at the computer cataloguing memorabilia. His sense of humour and positive influence will be missed by his colleagues at the Hall with whom he met each […]

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Remembering Claire Ferguson

Sincere condolences to the family of Claire Ferguson, a friend of the Peterborough & District Sports Hall of Fame, who passed away July 25th, 2018. Claire was a generous volunteer at our annual golf tournament, and would spend many a Tuesday and Thursday at the Hall helping out with our various projects.  An East City boy, […]

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2018 Bursary Recipients Recognized

The 2018 PDSHOF bursary winners were introduced at a press conference Wednesday August 1 at the Hall of Fame.  Violet Hipkin of Thomas A. Stewart Secondary School, Aly Knox of Adam Scott Collegiate and Vocational School, Madison Moloney of St. Peter Catholic Secondary School and Lily Stewart of Thomas A. Stewart, each receive a $1500 award.  These awards are made possible […]

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Remembering Joan (Shippam) Sparrow

Joan Sparrow

The Peterborough & District Sports Hall of Fame extends their sincere sympathy to the family of inductee Joan Sparrow who passed away this week. Joan was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 2010 for her dedication to the sport of figure skating, both as a builder and an athlete.  Joan’s outstanding career saw her […]

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39th Annual Induction Dinner

The class of 2018 was welcomed to the Peterborough & District Sports Hall of Fame Friday June 1st, at the Evinrude Centre.  Inductees Isabel (Young) Crary, Greg Hamilton, Reg Millage, Eddie Redmond(represented by his son Dick Redmond), Tara Sharpe and Jesse Young were applauded for their athletic prowess by the more than 200 guests at […]

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