Tag Archives: featured

40th Anniversary Calendars Available for Purchase!

After countless requests for the souvenir calendar that was created for 40th annual induction dinner, the Hall has decided to make the remaining copies available at a cost of $10.00. The 18 month calendar showcases the 318 inductees since the opening of the Peterborough & District Sports Hall of Fame in 1979, including tribute to […]

Continue Reading Comments Off on 40th Anniversary Calendars Available for Purchase!

Class of 2019 Inducted into the Hall of Fame

With an audience of over 200 family and friends in attendance, the inductees of 2019 were led into the Evinrude Centre banquet hall by piper Reece Muir.  Chloe Black (athlete: cycling), John Druce (athlete:  hockey), Helen Mortimer, wife of the late Fred Mortimer (athlete: hockey), Heather Richardson (builder/athlete: hockey), Mark Vitarelli (athlete:  lacrosse)  and Graham Wilkins […]

Continue Reading Comments Off on Class of 2019 Inducted into the Hall of Fame

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 […]

Continue Reading Comments Off on 2019 Hall of Fame Inductees Introduced

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 […]

Continue Reading Comments Off on 2019 Car Draw Winner Announced!

Neil and Don Wasson Honoured

We would like to extend congratulate Hall of Fame members Don and Neil Wasson for the honour of having their sweaters retired by the Peterborough Men’s Softball Association.  A ceremony was held August 9 2017 prior to the PMSA semi-finals game at George (Red) Sullivan East City Bowl.     Link to Peterborough Examiner coverage of Wasson Ceremony    […]

Continue Reading Comments Off on Neil and Don Wasson Honoured

Bursary Award Winners Introduced at the Hall

The 2017 PDSHOF Bursary winners were introduced at a press conference Wednesday August 2 at the Hall of Fame.  Drew Goble of Thomas A. Stewart Secondary School and Lakefield District Secondary School, Kyra Maybee of Holy Cross Secondary School, Sydney Venton and Daniel Westbroek, from Adam Scott Collegiate & Vocational School, each receive a $1500 award. […]

Continue Reading Comments Off on Bursary Award Winners Introduced at the Hall

Remembering Bill Bowers

The Peterborough & District Sports Hall of Fame extend condolences to the family of Bill Bowers.  Bill, a well known local, provincial and national slo-pitch builder and athlete, passed away unexpectedly Wednesday July 12, 2017.  Bower, who was instrumental in raising significant funds required to see four ball diamonds placed at the Fleming College site, saw the ball park named […]

Continue Reading Comments Off on Remembering Bill Bowers

Remembering Keith (Monty) Montgomery

Keith Montgomery

The Peterborough & District Sports Hall of Fame extend condolences to the family of Keith Montgomery.  Monty, a well known Peterborough athlete, passed away at Riverview Manor on Friday, March 17, 2017.  He was 88. Monty began his junior career with the Lakefield Legionnaires in 1946. In the 1947 season he played with the Peterborough Junior B […]

Continue Reading Comments Off on Remembering Keith (Monty) Montgomery

And the winners are…….

Congratulations to Aaron Sargeant of Peterborough, the winner of the 2017 PDSHOF Annual New Vehicle draw.  Courtesy of Kawartha Chrysler, Aaron has chosen the shiny, new 2017 Dodge Journey. In the preliminary draw, the two $500.00 winners are Jack Nelson and Lee Beauregard. The ten $100 winners are:  Carl King, Joe Porter, Wayne Ferguson, Rosemary Woods, […]

Continue Reading Comments Off on And the winners are…….

Sinopoli Sweater on Display at the Hall

The Peterborough & District Sports Hall of Fame has on display the autographed CFL sweater of Peterborough native and 2016 Grey Cup champion Brad Sinopoli. For his 6 receptions and 1 touchdown, Brad Sinopoli has had his name added to the Dick Suderman Trophy after being named the Most Valuable Canadian in the 104th playing of the […]

Continue Reading Comments Off on Sinopoli Sweater on Display at the Hall

Car Draw Officially Underway

With the press conference held on Tuesday November 15, the PDSHOF Annual New Vehicle Draw is officially underway. Tickets are available from members of the Hall of Fame, various local businesses (see list below), at the Hall of Fame in the Memorial Centre (Tuesday and Thursday mornings – 9 – 12), and at Peterborough Petes Games. Further […]

Continue Reading Comments Off on Car Draw Officially Underway

Watch Now: A Virtual Tour of the PDSHOF

Please take a few moments to watch this overview of the PDSHOF, featuring past chairman Don “Red” Wasson. Many thanks to the team at Cogeco for putting this together! Link to Cogeco’s YouTube Video of the PDSHOF  

Continue Reading Comments Off on Watch Now: A Virtual Tour of the PDSHOF

We Always Need Help

   

Continue Reading Comments Off on We Always Need Help