Thorold Sports Runway of Recognition 2018

The 12th annual Thorold Sports Runway of Recognition Banquet will be held on Tuesday, March 27, doors open at 5 pm with dinner served at 6:30 pm, John Michael’s Banquet Centre, Highway 58 and Allanburg Road in Thorold South. The annual event honours and perpetuates the names and deeds of those individuals of Thorold whose athletic abilities have brought fame to themselves and their community and of those individuals whose interest in and work for the sport has benefited athletes and athletics.
Tickets are $20.00 and can be purchased at the Thorold Community Credit Union 63 Front St S Thorold. For further information please call Deputy Mayor Tim Whalen at 905-227-1106.
Let’s give a big shout out to  this year’s deserving inductees to the Thorold Sports Runway of Recognition.

  • 1969 Thorold Legion Tyke Baseball Team, OBA Champions, Inductee 2018 Team, Baseball.
    Team Members: Terry Conners, Rick Gazzola, Randy Quinn, John Motchka, Joe Biamonte, Albert Maddelena, Tim Tronzo, Andre Cecci, Ron Sypes, Mark Plantery, John Williamson, Robbie Hughes, Chris Buzdygen, Larry Chaffe, Chris Buckmaster, Barry (Peachy) Burkholder, Bat Boy Barry Buckmaster.  See the picture to find the members of the team.
    Coach Peter Buckmaster
    Coach Mike Quinn
  • Port Robinson Jr B 1950 OASA Champion Softball Team, Inductee 2018 Team, Softball
  • Barry “Peachy” Burkholder, Inductee 2017, Coach, Hockey
    Barry has been active in Thorold hockey and baseball, including involvement in girls and boys sports. He coached for more than 35 years, winning Bantam and Tyke OMHA titles as well as numerous District championships.
  • 1996 Thorold Secondary School 4 with Coxie, Canadian Secondary Schools Rowing Association Champions, Inductee 2018, Team,  Rowing
  • Jeremy Badgely, Male Athlete of the Year 2017, Wrestling
  • Kevin Bolibruck, Inductee 2018– Athlete, Hockey
  • Grace Pyatt, Female Athlete of the Year 2017, Volleyball
  • TAAA Thorld Blackhawks Pee Wee 2017 OMHA BB Champions,  Team of the Year 2017, Hockey
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