NEW WATER­FORD AND DIS­TRICT SPORTS HALL OF FAME AN­NOUNCES IN­DUCTEES

Cape Breton Post - - SPORTS -

The New Water­ford and Dis­trict Sports Hall of Fame an­nounced its new­est in­ductees for 2017. This year’s in­ductees in­clude Stan Ek­sal (base­ball), Jimmy Nemis (base­ball), Dan Wil­lie MacKin­non (base­ball), Art “Hot­dog” Ma­cLean (base­ball), Wil­liam “Bucky” Walzak (base­ball), Danny Polizani (hockey), Michael “Quock” Chiasson (harness rac­ing) and Roddy Mac­Don­ald (box­ing). Jim “Fox” Chiasson will go into the hall of fame as a builder, while Alex “Gentzie” Petrie (golf) will re­ceive the spe­cial achieve­ment award. The 1971 East­ern Cana­dian Ban­tam Base­ball Cham­pi­ons will be this year’s team in­ducted. The cer­e­mony is set for July 17 at the Knights of Colum­bus in New Water­ford.

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