Announcements

2019 Hall of Fame Inductess


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February 11, 2019

Basketball BC Announces 2019 Hall of Fame Inductees

Basketball BC President Stu Graham, on February 11th, announced the 2019 Inductions into the Basketball BC Hall of Fame.  The inductees are:

Mr. Mel Bishop                 Prince Rupert                 Coach

Ms. Lori Clarke                Vancouver                      Athlete

Mr. Len Corben                North Vancouver             Builder

Mr. Bill Denney                Vancouver                      Official

Mr. Andrew Mavis            Anmore                          Athlete

UBC Men 1971-72            Vancouver                      Team

The induction ceremony is scheduled for Saturday May 11, 2019 at the River Rock Hotel & Casino starting at 5:30 p.m.

Graham noted that “the six inductees represent all aspects of the sport of basketball.  The inductees include remarkable individuals and one dominating team that made significant contributions to the sport in BC.”

Selection Chair John Buis, after thanking the selection committee for their hard work and diligence, “recognized that the efforts of the inductees spanned over seven decades, and he was very emphatic about how gratifying it was to see these contributors being recognized.”

Please visit the Basketball BC website after February 15th  to purchase tickets.

We look forward to seeing you there!

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For further information please contact Stephanie Rudnisky.